occidentalis (L.) A. Richard
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Keywords in this picture :
- Lamina leaf blade
- Leaf parts
- Flower & fruit
- Plant parts
Places where this species can be found :
- Morne Gazo - GRENADA
Description10m treelet/tree. Leaves 7-20cm long, hairless; base flat-ended or rounded, apex long 1.5cm tip; glabrous dark green, elliptic , with distinctive drip tips, prominent yellow venation. Young branches Y-branched. Stipules 2-4mm with 3-5mm thread-like tips; flowers each on 5-20mm stalks; corolla tube c 1cm with linear lobes of same length. Ftuis 1cm diam., black, 1 seeded, fleshy.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, D.Jules
LocationMt. Gazo forest reserve.
NotesTerminal open panicles; fruits black, purple inside; 1 hard stone within; stipules soon falling.