Persea americana Mill.

 
  • Family : LAURACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Lauraceae
  • Species : Persea americana
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Persea americana Mill.
  • Common name : Avocado Tree, Butter fruit Tree
  • Vernacular name : Benne hannu mara (Kan.)
  • Habit : Tree
  • Native : Central America
  • Comments : Planted in gardens and also cultivated for its edible fruits.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore; Dakshina Kannada
  • Floras referred : Ramaswamy & Razi, 1973 - Bangalore; K.S.Rao-Flowering Plants of IISC, 2009; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014- Flora of South Kanara.

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