Urera baccifera (Scratchbush) is a species of shrub in the family Urticaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Amazônia, Santa Catarina, Amazônia, Minas Gerais, Mata Atlântica, Mato Grosso do Sul, Rio de Janeiro, Distrito Federal, Sergipe, Acre (Brazil), Paraná, Rio Grande do Norte, Pará, Mato Grosso, São Paulo, Caatinga, Rondônia, Espirito Santo, Amapá, Goiás, Pernambuco, Ceará, Piauí, Cerrado, Alagoas, Maranhao, Paraíba, Roraima, Rio Grande do Sul, Tocantins, and Bahia. Scratchbush has simple, broad leaves. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 6.5 m.
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