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Places where this species can be found :
- Windward - GRENADA
- Levera National Park - GRENADA
DescriptionTreelet to 5m; branches often in whorls; leaves clustered rounded or with thick or notched tip, leathery, rolled over at margin; with fine dots on surface.
InterestJacquinia - honour of Nicolaus Joseph von Jacquin (1727-1817), Austrian botanist of Dutch origin, who traveled extensively in the Caribbean as a young man and published illustrated folio volumes when a prof. At Vienna.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, S.Cable & D. Jules
LocationAt top of Levera beach.
NotesTree/shrub 3 m tall. LEAVES: thick, fleshy, margin recurved; US midrib flat; LS midrib only slightly prominant. FRUIT: red, mature. (RHS colour code: Leaf upper =146A, below=146D)