Species

Plant

Beach Cordia

An attractive medium sized, evergreen tree that is capable of growing up to 15 m. Canopy is broad and dense and may spread 8 to 10 m across, often as wide as the height of the tree. Bark is brown o...

Plant

Alexander Laurel wood

A large- to medium-sized, slow-growing evergreen tree that grows 8 to 20 m in height but is capable of reaching 45 m in favourable environment. Crown is spreading with many large irregular branches...

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Breadfruit

A massive evergreen or semi-evergreen tree reaching a height of 30 m with often a clear trunk up to 4 to 6 m from the base. Bark is thick, smooth and light coloured. Branches are spreading, thick w...

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Royal poinciana, Flamboyant

The flame tree, also known as royal poinciana or flamboyant, is a member of the bean family (Leguminosae) and is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful tropical trees in the world. This aptly...

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Beach gardenia

It is a perennial shrub or small tree 2–6 m (6.6–19.7 ft) tall by 1–3 m (3.3–9.8 ft) wide with smooth creamy grey bark. The large oval-shaped leaves are 15–23 cm (6&nd...

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Great morinda, Indian mulberry, Noni apple, Beach mulberry, Cheese fruit

Noni is a small evergreen shrub or tree, usually less than 10 feet high, occasionally rising to 20 feet. The conspicuous large dark green shiny leaves are generally paired, except where forming fru...

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Sweetsop, sugar apple, custard apple

A small, deciduous tree about 3 to 6 m tall with open crown of irregular branches. Bark is light brown in colour with visible leaf scars, smooth or slightly fissured into plates. Leaves are single;...

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Red bead tree, coral wood, red sandalwood

A medium to large sized deciduous tree that grows up to 20 m tall. Trunk is straight with round but uneven and spreading crown. Multiple stems are common. Bark smooth with fissures, is brown or gre...

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Sea hibiscus, beach hibiscus, cottonwood

A small- to medium- sized sized evergreen tree 3 to 10 m in height but is capable of growing to 20 m tall. Canopy is usually much wider than the height of the tree. Trunk is often short, with numer...

Plant

Coffee senna

A much branched, smooth, half woody herb or shrub about 0.8 to 1.8 m tall. Stem is erect and without hairs. Leaves are bipinnately compound and about 20 to 25 cm in length. Each pinna has four to s...