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Palawan Cherry


one botanist claims that Palawan Cherry is Cassia nodosa and is prehistorically just introduced to Palawan from Java. however, another botanist says that it is a hybrid between two or more species and thus calls is Cassia x Palawan Cherry. Although it appears to be similar to cherry blossom, Palawan cherry is said not closely related to Japanese cherry blossom but to some legumes like acacia. Palawan has a native Cherry Blossom but not as showy as the japanese Cherry Blossom

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Palawan, Philippines

Spotted on Feb 27, 2011
Submitted on Nov 16, 2011

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