IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

Comprehensive Description

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Botanical Description

Bole: Branched. Small. To 12 m. Bark: Brown. Smooth. Twigs grey; rough with lenticels. Slash: White latex. Leaf: Simple. Opposite. Petiole: 0.4 - 0.8 cm. Lamina: Medium. 5 - 16.5 × 1.7 - 6 cm. Oblong/elliptic. Cuneate. Acute. Entire. Glabrous. Domatia: NR. Glands: Petiolar glands. Stipules: Absent. Thorns & Spines: Absent. Flower: White with yellow tube. Axillary/terminal clusters/fasicles/cymes. Fruit: Narrowly paired elliptic follicle. 5 - 17.5 cm long with rough grey surface.


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