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Dalbergia hupeana - Hance.

Common Name
Family Fabaceae or Leguminosae
USDA hardiness Coming soon
Known Hazards The plant is slightly toxic[147].
Habitats Sunny wild uplands[147]. In forests or among bushes on mountain slope, ravines by streams and woodland slopes at elevations of 800 - 1400 metres[266].
Range E. Asia - China.
Edibility Rating    (1 of 5)
Other Uses    (0 of 5)
Weed Potential No
Medicinal Rating    (1 of 5)
Care
Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Dalbergia hupeana


Dalbergia hupeana

 

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Summary


Physical Characteristics

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Dalbergia hupeana is a TREE growing to 15 m (49ft 3in). The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs).
Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

Synonyms

Habitats

Woodland Garden Secondary;

Edible Uses

Edible Parts: Inner bark;  Leaves.
Edible Uses:

Leaves[179]. Inner bark. A famine food[178].

Medicinal Uses



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Antiphlogistic;  Poultice.

Antiphlogistic[147]. Poultice[178].

Other Uses

Insecticide;  Wood.

Insecticide[147]. Wood - hard, durable, very strong. It is used to make oil presses, spokes, tool handles etc[46].

Cultivation details

We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. However, judging by its native range, it is likely to succeed outdoors at least in the milder areas of the country. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.

Propagation

Seed -

Other Names

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Found In

Countries where the plant has been found are listed here if the information is available

Weed Potential

Right plant wrong place. We are currently updating this section. Please note that a plant may be invasive in one area but may not in your area so it’s worth checking.

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants Status :

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Dalbergia louveliiAndramena, Volombodipona, Violet rosewood02
Dalbergia melanoxylonAfrican Blackwood, Grenadilla, Mpingo02
Dalbergia monticolaHazovola, tsiandalana, voamboana00
Dalbergia nigraBrazilian Rosewood00
Dalbergia oliveriRedwood00
Dalbergia retusaCocobolo00
Dalbergia stevensoniiHonduras Rosewood00

 

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