Marking Nut (Semecarpus anacardium)

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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 30-50 feet (10-15 m)
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruiting Time: Late winter and early spring
Winter
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Dye production
Medicinal Herb
Toxicity: Other: Listed as toxic; parts of the plant are used medicinally buy can cause an allergic reaction.

Photo of leaves and fruit by J M Garg CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia

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Location: Narsapur, Medak, Andhra Pradesh, IndiaDate: 2009-09Photo of leaves and fruit by J M Garg CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia
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Location: Narsapur, Medak, Andhra Pradesh, IndiaDate: 2009-09-05Photo by J M Garg CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
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