coriacea (Sw.) R.Br. ex Roemer & Schultes
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Keywords in this picture :
- Lamina leaf blade
- Leaf parts
- Leaf blade glands etc
- Gland dots
- Plant parts
Places where this species can be found :
- Mount Qua Qua - GRENADA
- Mt. St. Catherine - GRENADA
DescriptionTree to 12m; Infls amongst or below the leaves, in clusters on twigs. Young shoots with hairs; leaves with small dots. Young shoots with some hairs.
InterestMyrsine - Gk name for myrtle. Myrisne is the Greek word for Myrtle.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, D.Jules, S.Filbert, I. Mawuto
LocationForest in Mt. Hope region, in foothills and ridges leading to Mt. St. Catherines. (Altitude given is max. for mt.)
NotesSmall tree common in more thickety parts of rdge top, c 2-4m tall. Fruits yellow.