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Citharexylum spinosum

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Citharexylum spinosum is a species of flowering plant in the verbena family, Verbenaceae, that is native to southern Florida in the United States, the Caribbean, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela. Common names include Florida fiddlewood and Spiny fiddlewood.<ref name="GRIN"/>

Description

It is a tree that reaches a height of up to Template:Convert. The ovate to elliptic leaves are Template:Convert long and have orange petioles. Small white flowers are produced throughout the year on hanging axillary and terminal racemes and panicles Template:Convert in length. The fruit are red to black subglobose drupes Template:Convert in diameter.<ref name="Whistler">Template:Cite book</ref>

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