Haematoxylum campechianum L. (Syn: Cymbosepalum baroni Baker; Cymbosepalum baronii Baker; Haematoxylon campechianum L. [Spelling variant]);
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Fabaceae – Mimosoideae (Mimosaceae) Week :: Pithecellobium dulce Benth from Oman – AK:
Pictures of Pithecellobium dulce Benth taken at Muscat, Oman.
Posted by me earlier on our group and identified by … as above.

Is there some mix up here. Flowers are looking different?

Beautiful plant but appears to be something different……..

Name given by the person in the nursery where picture was taken was Jungle jalebi, in Muscat, Oman.
Kindly confirm id or let us try to find the right one.
I was also confused earlier how two diff pictures could have the same name.

I got this identified by …, a very senior person, in this field a while ago.
This is Haematoxylum campechianum.
Common names Blood Wood Tree, Campeche, Logwood.

Thanks … for showing this important plant, a source of important staining agent haematoxylin used in botanical preparations. Seeing it for the first time.


Request for ID : 050111 : AK-3: This picture is taken here in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman on the 12th of February, 2010.
The name given for this was Jangli jalebi.
This is used as a hedge for one of the plant nurseries here.
Although the leaves look similar, the flowers seem different. I have not seen the fruits as yet.

Pithecellobium dulce Benth.

… will you please clarify whether you still think that the flowers in the picture belong to Pithecellobium dulce?

Identified as Haematoxylum campechianum as per another thread: efi thread


Fwd: Requesting id of a Bonsai : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (4)- 1 mb or more.
Requesting id of this Bosai plant, with photos of leaf venations, spines, leaf shape,

Attachments (1) – 2 mb.

Haematoxylum campechianum

Foliage characters tally with the ID by …

is this your own plant? or where did you photograph is


Haematoxylum campechianum ,Fabaceae: 3 images.

Sending some images of an Introduced tree identified as Haematoxylum campechianum, Fabaceae by Arun Kumar N
clicked on December 31,2020
In Aurangabad MH
This is a Planted tree.

Swamy/New series/ID/39 – ID of the plant: 2 images.
I am forwarding herewith  photographs of the plant received from Chennai for ID. For me the plant (tree) looks like  Haematoxylum campechianum L. Please confirm the ID or suggest a new ID.

Net images leads to correct ID !



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