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Chinaberry

Melia azedarach

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C.Sydes
C.Sydes 7 years ago
Persian Lilac
Melia azedarach


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Seema
Seema 7 years ago

Thank you Sydes............it looked like a relative of neem (Azadirachta indica)...and it is...

C.Sydes
C.Sydes 7 years ago

of Asian origin, invasive species in Southern Africa although popular as a garden tree due to its early flowering and sweet;y scented profusion of flowers in the spring. The pale yellow fruits are mildly poisonous but that doesn't seem to stop goats from eating them.

Seema
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Seema

California, USA

Spotted on Jun 15, 2013
Submitted on Jun 15, 2013

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