IUCN threat status:

Conservation Dependent

Comprehensive Description

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Botanical Description

Bole: Straight. Buttressed. Large. To 50 m. Bark: Pale grey. Slash: NR. Leaf: Simple. Alternate. Petiole: To 1.5 cm. Lamina: Small/medium. 5 - 13 × 3 - 7 cm. Elliptic/oblong-elliptic. Cuneate. Obtuse/emarginate/acute/acuminate. Glabrous except on mibrib beneath. Domatia: Absent. Glands: Pellucid dots in leaves. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: Fascicles in leaf axis. Fragrant. Green-cream/pale yellow. Fruit: Red. Subglobose; up to 2 cm in diameter.


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