IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

Comprehensive Description

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Botanical Description

Bole: Straight/branched. Large/small. Bark: Pale grey/brown. Flaking slightly. Lenticels. Slash: Pink. Soft. Fibrous. Leaf: Simple. Alternate. Petiole: 0.3 - 0.7 cm. Lamina: Medium. 3 - 10 × 2 - 5 cm. Oblong-lanceolate. Cuneate. Acuminate. Entire. Glabrous/slightly hairy on midrib beneath. Coriaceous. Domatia: NR. Glands: NR. Stipules: Present. Small. 0.4 - 0.8 cm long. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: Green-white/yellow. Axillary spikes. Dioecious. Fruit: Pink/black. Flattened drupe. 0.7 - 0.9cm long when dry.


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