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Rhus pentaphylla

Rhus pentaphylla
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Family: Anacardiaceae
Genus: Rhus
Species: R. pentaphylla
Binomial name
Rhus pentaphylla
(Jacq.) Desf.

Rhus pentaphylla, the tizra tree, is a sumac shrub or small tree species in the genus Rhus found in North Africa, especially in Morocco. Its roots and heartwood are used to produce tannin of the condensed type.[1]


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