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Sausage Trees

Aliases: kigelia africana

Sausage tree is the common name give to plants in the Kigelia africana species. The name comes from the long, sausage-like fruit of the tree. The plant is native to tropical Africa and is the only species in the Kigeliagenus.

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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Seed Pods (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree and Pods (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
    Delonix1
  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Flowers (Kigelia africana)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Pods (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Flower and Spike (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Flower (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Seeds (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree Seeds)
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  • Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree (Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree)
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