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HAWAII - NATURALIZED

Samanea saman

Hapuna, Hawaii

MONKEYPOD

Large ornamental tree with a characteristic umbrella-shaped crown.  Pods contain sticky resin.  Attractive wood is used for crafts & furniture.  Native to the Tropical Americas.  Sometimes referred to as Albizia saman.

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