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Acalypha padifolia

Synonyms: Acalypha andina; Acalypha coriifolia; Acalypha erythrostachya; Acalypha schimpffii; Acalypha tunguraguae; Ricinocarpus erythrostachyus; Ricinocarpus padifolius

Wikipedia Abstract

Acalypha padifolia is a species of flowering plant in the family Euphorbiaceae. It is native to the Andes in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. It is a shrub or small tree that grows in mountain rainforests.
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Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Acalypha padifolia


Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-High


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