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Cobana Negra (Stahlia monosperma)

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Stahlia Monosperma, or more commonly know as Cobana Negra, is a tree with green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Stahlia. It has a height of 50 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and blooms during spring. Stahlia Monosperma or Cobana Negra's floral region is Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Stahlia
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Order: Fabales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Tree
  • Native Status: PR (N) VI (N)
  • Federal T/E Status: Threatened
  • Federal T/E Common Name: cobana negra
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: C(OBL)
  • Active Growth Period: Spring
  • After Harvest Regrowth Rate: None
  • Allelopath: No
  • Bloat: None
  • Coppice Potential: No
  • Fall Conspicuous: No
  • Fire Resistance: No
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Flower Conspicuous: Yes
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Foliage Porosity Summer: Dense
  • Foliage Porosity Winter: Dense
  • Foliage Texture: Coarse
  • Fruit/Seed Color: Red
  • Fruit/Seed Conspicuous: Yes
  • Height at 20 Years Maximum (feet): 75
  • Height Mature (feet): 50
  • Leaf Retention: Yes
  • Low Growing Grass: No
  • Resprout Ability: No
  • Toxicity: None
  • Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils: Yes
  • Adapted to Fine Textured Soils: No
  • Adapted to Medium Textured Soils: Yes
  • Anaerobic Tolerance: Medium
  • Cold Stratification Required: No
  • Drought Tolerance: Medium
  • Fertility Requirement: Medium
  • Frost Free Days Minimum: 365
  • Hedge Tolerance: Low
  • pH (Minimum): 7.5
  • pH (Maximum): 7.9
  • Planting Density per Acre Minimum: 320
  • Planting Density per Acre Maximum: 640
  • Precipitation (Minimum): 20
  • Precipitation (Maximum): 60
  • Root Depth Minimum (inches): 36
  • Salinity Tolerance: Medium
  • Temperature Minimum (°F): 40
  • Bloom Period: Spring
  • Fruit/Seed Period Begin: Summer
  • Fruit/Seed Period End: Summer
  • Fruit/Seed Persistence: No
  • Propagated by Bare Root: No
  • Propagated by Bulbs: No
  • Propagated by Container: No
  • Propagated by Corms: No
  • Propagated by Cuttings: No
  • Propagated by Seed: Yes
  • Propagated by Sod: No
  • Propagated by Sprigs: No
  • Propagated by Tubers: No
  • Small Grain: No


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