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Family: ANACARDIACEAE 

 Lannea alata
 
  
Author:  Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler 1897
Family:  Anacardiaceae
Habitat:  Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  35 centimetres
Height:  2-6 metres
Flower:  Whitish
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Odina alata, Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler 1892. Odina minimifolia, Chiov. 1932
   This member of the Anacardiaceae family was described by Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler. It is found in Kenya, Somalia and Tanzania, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The multi stems can grow to 20 centimetres with a 35 centimenter centre, the whole bush from two to six meters in height. The flowers are whitish.

The roots should be covered in wool-like hairs, made of modified cork cells. Should be good for madras!