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Family: MORINGACEAE 

 Moringa longituba
 


Photo by
HSC, MoBot.

  
Author:  Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler 1902
Family:  Moringaceae
Habitat:  Kenya, South Eastern Ethiopia, Somalia
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  30 centimetres
Height:  10-300 centimetres
Flower:  Bright Red - Reddish
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  "Moringa tubiflora" by mistake.


Exposed natural caudex by;
Mark E. Olson..

   This member of the Moringaceae family was given this name by Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler in 1902. It is found in Kenya, south eastern Ethiopia and Somalia, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to 30 centimetres in diameter, the few branches not more than 50 centimetres in height. The flowers are bright red. 

  
Photo from Rare Exotics.
                                The flowers by; Mark E. Olson..