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koa haole
Leucaena leucocephala
Leucaena leucocephala
koa haole Pea Family
Leucaena leucocephala Fabaceae
common names
  koa haole
  white leadtree
  lead tree
accepted scientific name
  Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit
rules for finding collection records
  Leucaena glauca (4)
  Leucaena leucocephala (804)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2011 John Tann
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.75 to 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Non-Native. Naturalized.

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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Accepted Scientific Name

Leucaena leucocephala   (Lam.) de Wit   (TSN: 26766, Index: 276)

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