Description: A medium-sized, alien tree. Trunk is straight, crown wide, round, and typically reaching near the ground. Leaves are twice compound — divided into. H Jacaranda caucana Pittier is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Jacaranda (family Bignoniaceae). The record. Botanical name: Jacaranda caucana (Bignoniaceae) THE CHARMING BEAUTY OF THE JUNGLE When you come across a fragrant blue cloud on a jungle path.

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Lovely Jacaranda can grow 20 m 65 ft tall and jacarandaa an 50 cm 1. Tree Atlas of Panama Description: Stories from the Forest of Thoughts. Tronco ramificado a baja altura, a veces ligeramente acanalado.

Tree Atlas of Panama. Florece y fructifica de febrero a octubre. Leaflets are tiny and pointed.

Hot Jacaranda leaf baths treat wounds and skin infections and the tree also helps in the treatment of acne. Click jxcaranda Display 3 Total Images. The numerous varieties of Jacaranda come from Tropical America but have deservedly spread all over the world because of their beauty.

Planted for the showy purple flowers. Flores campanuladas y de color azul.


Jacaranda -A fragrant blue cloud-

When ready, the seeds diverge into the air like thousands of tiny angels, dancing in the wind. Jacaranda is a relative to the flower tree family of the other jungle maidens- the Guayacan and the Rosy trumpet tree. Hypnotizing cauacna, trumpet-like flowers create the magical image of the tree.

There are a number of legumes with doubly compound leaves that grow in towns, native and alien, but all have alternate leaves.

Jacaranda caucana

Generally found only in yards, widely planted, especially numerous in Gamboa. Jacaranda -A fragrant blue cloud- Item Faucana. The fruits contain flat seeds with fragile wings. The wood of Jacaranda is light-colored and easy to work with.

Con pares de pinnas. Log In New Account Sitemap. The fruits are flat, green and oval with a length of cm inchturning dark brown when ripe.

Jacaranda caucana (Bignoniaceae) Jacaranda -A fragrant blue cloud-

The Character of the Gift Botanical name: Hojas bipinnadas y opuestas. Copa redondeada y con follaje disperso. Seldom seen in forest or even at forest edge, although two of our forest plots at Cocoli across from Panama City have Jacaranda caucana. Trunk is straight, crown wide, round, and typically reaching near the ground. The overall leaf is thus fern-like. It is scientifically proven that Jacaranda has qualities that treat leukemia.


The tree is used to treat hepatitis jacaarnda in folk tradition the flowers, leaves and bark are used to ease neuralgia and varicose veins. The touching, stunning, blue and purple flower crown against the jungle green is a wonderful experience for the eyes and mind.

LK2 The latter has somewhat larger leaflets, though, and is not seen in yards often at the forest edge, though. Fruits are woody capsules. Leaves are twice compound — divided into leaflets, each of which is divided again into ‘subleaflets’.

Jacaranda is not grown because of its wood, but it is used to make furniture and ornaments. The fine, fern-like doubly-compound leaves, combined with opposite leaves meaning each whole leaf structure is opposite another leaf structuredistinguish this species from all others except the native LK jac1co Jacaranda copaia.

Flowers are large and deep purple, produced when trees are leafless during the dry season. The leaves are opposite, leaflets are opposite, and subleaflets are opposite. A medium-sized, alien tree.