Samanea saman

(syn. Albizia saman, Calliandra saman, Enterolobium saman, Feuileea saman, Inga saman, Mimosa saman, Pithecellobium saman, Zygia saman), ohai, monkeypod tree, rain tree

  • Family Fabaceae (Mimosoideae).
  • Native to tropical America.
  • Photos: University of Hawaii Manoa campus. Special areas: Keahua, Foster. Introduced to Hawaii in 1847.
  • Wood used for carved bowls, furniture, interior trim, flooring, veneer, plywood, crates, and paneling.
  • Weed Risk Assessment Score: 4 (low risk)

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