Northisle's picture

Can anyone i.d. this plant?

Observed: 23rd February 2010 By: Northisle
seed pod
seed pod
close up

Picked up the seed pod in Gambia, managed to get a seed to germinate and now have a small tree.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


pirayaguara's picture

It really isn't a good idea

It really isn't a good idea to introduce exotic species as they can bring all sorts of pest and deaeases and conservation managers world wide expend vaste amounts time and money dealing with introduced species that threaten native wildlife.

Northisle's picture

Much as i apreciate the

Much as i apreciate the seriousness your comments... its in a plant pot in the conservatory and thats as far as it'll ever get.