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Keywords in this picture :
- Lamina leaf blade
- Leaf parts
- Surface details
- Surface texture
- Flower & fruit
- Woody stem
- Plant parts
Places where this species can be found :
- Levera National Park - GRENADA
DescriptionTree to 15m; leaves 8-27cm long, papery, rolled over at margins, with hairs in axils of lateral nerves; 7-11 pairs laterals channelled on upper surface; oblanceolate to elliptic; prominent below;twigs with many lenticels; Ocrea 10-15mm long soon falling off; Ovary superior, but perianth developing around fruit; Infls 10-17cm long; pedicels to 2.5mm; perianth lobes (like petals) turning red and enclosing 3-4mm diam. fruit 5mm long, egg-shaped, 3-sided.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, S.Cable & D. Jules
LocationAlong road to mangroves about 1 km from park entrance.
NotesShrub 3 m tall. BARK: brown with white corky lenticels. FLOWERS: buds, green.