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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Tilioideae
Genus: Berrya

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Berrya cordifolia - MHNT

Berrya is a genus of evergreen trees with fibrous bark from Southeast Asia and the Pacific Region. The plants are valuable for their timber. The flowers are showy, with large tight clusters of green flowers.

Cultivation Trees from Berrya are propagated from seed and grown in warm temperate or tropical climates.


Berrya ammonilla
Berrya cordifolia
Berrya javanica
Berrya mollis
Berrya pacifica
Berrya quinquelocularis


  • Ellison, Don (1999) Cultivated Plants of the World. London: New Holland (1st ed.: Brisbane: Flora Publications International, 1995)
  • Botanica Sistematica