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  1. African Okra Abelmoschus caillei

    African Okra, Quimbombó, Quimbombótardio

    Abelmoschus caillei originated and is now grown mostly in West and Central Africa, where it has become an important vegetable crop. This species of okra is particularly popular with subsistence farmers as it can produce a food crop year round, has a higher market value as it is available in the...
  2. Okra Abelmoschus esculentus

    Okra, Ochro, Okro, Lady's Finger, Gumbo

    Okra probably originated in North East Africa growing along rivers and bodies of water at 0 - 1000m elevation. It remains widely grown around the world for its nutritious pods, leaves, and fiber. It prefers hot temperatures with plenty of water. Regular picking of the pods triggers continuous...
  3. Mulberry Morus nigra

    Mulberry

  4. Mulberry, Red Morus rubra

  5. Leucaena Leucaena diversifolia, L. leucocephala, L. pallida X L. leucocephala

    Leucaena, Lead Tree, Wild Tamarind, Jumbie Bean, Red Leucaena

    The genus Leucaena includes several multipurpose tree species and interspecific hybrids that can withstand almost any type or frequency of pruning or coppicing. They are native to Mexico and Central America, and now abundant in the Philippines, West Africa, Nepal, Australia and Hawaii. Spanish...
  6. Leucaena hybrid KX2, Hawaii Leucaena pallida x Leucaena leucocephala

    KX2, Hawaii is an artificial hybrid of Leucaena pallida and Leucaena leucocephala. This, and other hybrids with L. leucocephala, were crossed to provide resistance to a psyllid that seriously affected L. leucophala. KX2 is used mainly as a forage but also provides fuelwood and shade.
  7. Edible Hibiscus Abelmoschus manihot

  8. Mulberry Morus sp.

    Mulberry

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