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grey mangrove
Avicennia marina
Plant Family :Verbenaceae
Plant Form :tree
Growth Habit :Tree 4-10m high
Fruiting Season :January to Febuary
Description :Fruits can be eaten after extensive soaking and cooking. Leaves and shoots used to treat cuts and sores.Timber can be used for boat construction. Excellent bee food.
Distribution :The most widespread mangrove in Australia
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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