University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Acalypha amentacea

Acalypha amentacea Roxb.

Family Euphorbiaceae
Local Name Baeg
Habit Shrub
Habitat Terrestrial
Special Notes Flowers highly clustered (spike), hairy, crenate margins
Ethnobotanical Uses ORNAMENTAL: used for ornamental purposes;
Collected from Palali, Poblacion (Central), Sablan, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Zendy M. Santiago
Identification Verified By Blas F. Hernaez-(2002-11-26)-(Acalypha amentacea)-(n/a);Jean Faronilo-(2004-02-04)-(Acalypha amentacea Roxb.)-(IK)