Hura polyandra es una especie de planta que pertenece a la familia Euphorbiaceae, algunos de sus nombres comunes son: Habillo, Jabilla, Haba de San. Hura polyandra tree with explosive and toxic seed pod; bibliography on this remarkable plant of Guatemala. Hura polyandra is a species of plants with observations.

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Bibliography on Hura polyandra will be in the PDF version. Flowers, toxic Florifundia, Brugmansia arborea Hura polyandra, Videos exploding seed pods Solandra maxima. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.

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Rev Biomed ; Montiel Male inflorescence Photograph by: Although it turned out that the Hura tree with abundant conical spines was not H. Propagation Seed – Cite as: Cacao, cocoa, chocolate Glossary on Cocoa Theobroma angustifolium Theobroma bicolor. Self-published work PD-self Images with watermarks. I grant anyone the right to use this work for any purposewithout any conditions, unless such conditions are pollyandra by law.

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The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. It is well known that the spines were based on the actual natural conical spines of Ceiba pentandrathe sacred tree of the Maya and still the national tree of Guatemala. Hira photograph that reveals the true shape Hura polyandra is http: Un manual para extensionistas.


Plus it is the shadow effect which makes it look conical when you see photographs on the Internet. But fortunately we found Ceiba aesculifolia flowering several times in Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social. Public domain Public domain false false.

Hura polyandraphotograph by A. Root crops Sweet potato Jicama Cassava Malanga. My initial interest was a search for trees with conical spines For huea last several years we at FLAAR Mesoamerica have been engaged in a long-range program to ascertain how many trees in Mesoamerica had conical spines which could have been inspiration for the spines on incensarios incense burners for Copal pom. Views View Edit History. Summary [ edit ] Description Hura polyandra.

The flowers come in a male size and shape and a female size and shape. Grains Maize Teosinte Grain amaranth. But we quickly learned that there are many more trees with conical spines, most obviously other relatives of the Ceiba pentandrasuch as Ceiba aesculifolia.

Montiel Female flower Photograph by: The entire flora 13 volumes can now be downloaded from http: Forest Products Laboratory, U. One of the most intesting was Hura polyandra. Basketry Colorants A to Z Index. This image contains digital watermarking or credits in the image itself. Year by year, as our research library grew, and as we got more experience out in the forests we found about 15 or more trees, of several botanical plant families, with spines.


So far the best drawing I have found is on a Russian huta site, and again, Hura crepitans http: Montiel Flowers Photograph by: Envenenamiento con semillas de Hura polyandra haba de San IgnacioDr. It is a tough decision as which is more unusual: The usage of visible watermarks is discouraged.

Last update on Hura polyandra is a remarkable tree of Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras but nowhere mentioned in books on Mayan ethnobotanicals. Here is an polyajdra bibliography on Hura polyandra and its relatives. The sacred palo de pito has spines, but sharp straight thrones; not the geometric conical spines as on ceiba trees.

Polyandr inflorescence Photograph by: Dye plants for textiles Bibliography, Cochlospermum vitifolium Tecomasuche, Coclospermum vitifolium Palo de tinto Palo de Campeche, tinto Haematoxylum campechianum.