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Mar 21, 2018 8:03 AM CST
Perthshire. SCOTLAND. UK
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Does anyone recognize this tree on a tropical beach.
Your help would be appreciated.Thank you
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Mar 21, 2018 8:56 AM CST
Name: Frank Mosher
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Silversurfer: I have seen this plant in Cuba and Antigua, but I can't identify it. Sorry.
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Mar 21, 2018 1:14 PM CST

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Could it be Coccoloba uvifera (Sea Grape Tree)?

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Mar 21, 2018 2:27 PM CST
Perthshire. SCOTLAND. UK
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Yorkshirelass said:Could it be Coccoloba uvifera (Sea Grape Tree)


Thank you for the suggestion ..but it is definitely not Coccoloba unifera.
I am very familiar with that..it has almost round leaves with very prominent mid vein.

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Mar 22, 2018 3:44 AM CST
Perthshire. SCOTLAND. UK
Garden Photography Region: United Kingdom Plant Identifier
With many thanks to Reema Prakash from the University of the South Pacific for providing me with the id.
Inocarpus fagifer...Tahitian Chestnut

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Not only do I know what this is...but it has provided me with answers to other pics which just have the seed pods.
Result!
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Mar 22, 2018 4:02 AM CST
Name: Tofi
Sumatera, Indonesia
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flower reminds me of Citharexylum, could it be member of that genus?
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Mar 22, 2018 4:11 AM CST
Name: Tofi
Sumatera, Indonesia
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Ahhh.... that's it... Inocarpus fagifer..., (please ignore my previous post)... thanks to remind me of this forgotten fruit tree in my country. here it is called Gayam tree. it was once grown for its edible seed (after baking) but now almost unheard.
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