Jatropha curcas L. 149

Barbados nut, Physicnut, Purgenut, Purgingnut, Barbados-nut, Bubblebush, Physic nut, Jatropha
Jatropha curcas Flower
flower
Jatropha curcas Leaf
leaf
Jatropha curcas Fruit
fruit
Jatropha curcas Bark
bark
Jatropha curcas Habit
habit
Jatropha curcas Other
other
Jatropha curcas L.
Caribbean
Family
Euphorbiaceae
Genus
Jatropha
Species
Jatropha curcas L.
Common name(s)
  • Barbados nut
  • Physicnut
  • Purgenut
  • Purgingnut
  • Barbados-nut
  • Bubblebush
  • Physic nut
  • Jatropha
IUCN Red List
LC
Least concern
Population trend: Stable
Uses
  • HARMFUL ORGANISM HOSTS
    • crop pests
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • barrier / support
    • erosion control
  • FUEL
    • substitute oil / alcohol
  • MATERIAL
    • lipids
    • tannin / dye
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • POISON
    • fish
    • mammals
Phenology

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