Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn. 254

White silk cottontree, Kapok, Kapoktree, Silk cottontree, Kapok Tree, Cotton Tree, Devil's Tree, Fromager, Jumbie tree, P.W.D. Tree, Silk, White Silk Cotton Tree, White cotton tree, Cotton, Cotton silk tree, Silk cotton tree, Silk-cotton tree, Silk-cottontree, White silk-cotton tree, Kankantri, Kapo, Silkcottontree
Ceiba pentandra Flower
flower
Ceiba pentandra Leaf
leaf
Ceiba pentandra Fruit
fruit
Ceiba pentandra Bark
bark
Ceiba pentandra Habit
habit
Ceiba pentandra Other
other
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Tropical Africa
Family
Malvaceae
Genus
Ceiba
Species
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Common name(s)
  • White silk cottontree
  • Kapok
  • Kapoktree
  • Silk cottontree
  • Kapok Tree
  • Cotton Tree
  • Devil's Tree
  • Fromager
  • Jumbie tree
  • P.W.D. Tree
  • Silk
  • White Silk Cotton Tree
  • White cotton tree
  • Cotton
  • Cotton silk tree
  • Silk cotton tree
  • Silk-cotton tree
  • Silk-cottontree
  • White silk-cotton tree
  • Kankantri
  • Kapo
  • Silkcottontree
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Unknown
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
    • shade / shelter
  • MATERIAL
    • fiber
    • lipids
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
Phenology

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