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Avicennia germinans

mangle negro, mangle salado, black mangrove

Family

Acanthaceae

Native to

native to Panamá

Type

tree

Height

tall (20 m/65 ft or more)

Height (m)

10 - 30

Speed of Growth

fast

Deciduous/Evergreen

evergreen

Flower Color

light yellow, white

Flowering Time

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Fruiting Time

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Edible / Medicinal

Medicinal

Other Uses

firewood, handicrafts, timber

Wildlife Attracted

bees

Best Method of Propagation

seed