Couroupita guianensis

Scientific Name: Couroupita guianensis
Synonym: Couratari pedicellaris, Couroupita acreensis, Couroupita antillana, Couroupita froesii, Couroupita idolica, Couroupita membranacea, Couroupita peruviana, Couroupita saintcroixiana, Couroupita surinamensis, Couroupita venezuelensis, Lecythis bracteata, Pekea couroupita
Common Name: Cannonball Tree, Ayahuma
Chinese Name / 中文名: 炮彈树 (Pàodàn shù)
Other Local Name: Pokok Peluru Meriam (Malaysia),  Nagalingam (India) 
Family Name: Lecythidaceae
Origin: Tropical America
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Growth Habit: Tree
Characteristic: A strange and interesting looking tree that can grows up to about 25 m in height.
Care Requirements: Prefers full sun and moderate watering.

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