Excoecaria agallocha

Excoecaria agallocha L.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2009.

Leaf arrangement 
Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2009.

Young inflorescence. Note groove at petiole.
Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2009.

Female Inflorescence. Note orange leaves.
Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2008.

Male inflorescence
Eastern coastline; Coastal; 2010.

Male Flowers
Eastern coastline; Coastal; 2010.

Kranji Nature Trail; Mangrove; 2009.

Sungei Serangoon; Mangrove; 2009.

Other Information:

Common Name: Buta Buta, Blind your eyes.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website


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