Ceratonia siliqua L. 297

Algaroba, Carob, Carob Tree, Carob-tree, Saint-John's-bred, Locust-bean, St. John's-bread, St. John's bread, Locust tree, Locust Bean, St.John's Bread, John's Bread
Ceratonia siliqua Flower
flower
Ceratonia siliqua Leaf
leaf
Ceratonia siliqua Fruit
fruit
Ceratonia siliqua Bark
bark
Ceratonia siliqua Habit
habit
Ceratonia siliqua Other
other
Ceratonia siliqua L.
North Africa
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Ceratonia L.
Species
Ceratonia siliqua L.
Common name(s)
  • Algaroba
  • Carob
  • Carob Tree
  • Carob-tree
  • Saint-John's-bred
  • Locust-bean
  • St. John's-bread
  • St. John's bread
  • Locust tree
  • Locust Bean
  • St.John's Bread
  • John's Bread
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Decreasing
Uses
  • FOOD ADDITIVE
    • flavoring
    • sweetener
    • thickening agent
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
    • shade / shelter
  • FOOD
    • beverage base
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • FUEL
    • charcoal
    • firewood
  • MATERIAL
    • alcohol
    • gum / resin
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
Additional information
Phenology

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