Lychee
Litchi chinensis fruits.JPG
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Sapindales
Faimily: Sapindaceae
Subfaimily: Sapindoideae
Genus: Litchi
Sonn.
Species: L. chinensis
Binomial name
Litchi chinensis

The lychee (Litchi chinensis) (Cheenese: 荔枝; pinyin: lì zhī) is the sole member o the genus Litchi in the soapberry faimily, Sapindaceae.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Litchi chinensis Sonn". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 17 October 1995. Retrieved 19 Januar 2010.