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Cheirodendron platyphyllum
Cheirodendron platyphyllum
lapalapa ivy/pennywort/devil's club
Cheirodendron platyphyllum Araliaceae
common name
accepted scientific name
  Cheirodendron platyphyllum (Hook. & Arn.) Seem.
rules for finding collection records
  Cheirodendron platyphyllum (227)
  Cheirodendron kauaiense (0)
family name
  • Araliaceae
Image Author: ©2007 David Eickhoff
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source
Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to the islands of Oʻahu and Kauaʻi in Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Cheirodendron platyphyllum   (Hook. & Arn.) Seem.   (TSN: 29384, Index: 256)

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