Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn. 246

White silk cottontree, Kapok, Kapoktree, Silk cottontree, Silk cotton tree, White silk-cotton tree, 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-cottontree
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.
Comoro Islands
Family
Malvaceae
Genus
Ceiba
Species
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Common name(s)
  • White silk cottontree
  • Kapok
  • Kapoktree
  • Silk cottontree
  • Silk cotton tree
  • White silk-cotton tree
  • 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-cottontree
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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