Phytolacca dioica


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Noun1.Phytolacca dioica - fast-growing herbaceous evergreen tree of South America having a broad trunk with high water content and dark green oval leaves
pokeweed - perennial of the genus Phytolacca
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The ombu (Phytolacca dioica, Phytolaccaceae) is a herbaceous plant of arboreal habit, reaching 18m in height and almost 5m in diameter.
Sementes de picao-preto submetidas aos extratos de folhas (BORELLA & PASTORINI, 2009) e de frutos de umbu (Phytolacca dioica L.) (BORELLA & PATORINI, 2010) nao germinaram, provavelmente devido a presenca de flavonoides nos frutos.