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View USF Tampa Plant Record: Coccoloba uvifera

Scientific Name Coccoloba uvifera
Common Name Sea Grape
Family Polygonaceae
Info "A diagnostic trait of the family Polygonaceae, which the sea grape belongs to, is its sheathed stem called an ocrea. The leaves found on this plant are simple, have entire margins, orbiculate in shape, and have red pinnate venation. Its fruits are purple and fleshy."
Found By "Rose O'Donovan, Arain Farid"
Date Found 10/20/2013
Native Native
Links http://hort.ufl.edu/database/documents/pdf/tree_fact_sheets/cocuvia.pdf
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