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Places where this species can be found :
- Grand Etang - GRENADA
- Mount Qua Qua - GRENADA
- Mt. St. Catherine - GRENADA
DescriptionTreelet or shrub to 7m; stipules 4-8mm; lvs obocate to elliptic, 12-22cm long, apex rounded or slightly pointed; corolla yellowish white, tube 3-6mm, 5-lobed; capsule globose, 6mm diam with winged seeds.
InterestRondoletia - honour of Guillaume Rondolet (1507-1566), Chancellor of the University of Montpellier, and an influential professor of natural history and medicine.
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.)
Notes4m tree, 4cm DBH, bark smooth with fibrous pale brown slash darkening slowly.