Tristellateia australasiae

Tristellateia australasiae A. Rich.

Status: Native; Endangered. Cultivated.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Growth Form or Habit: Climber.


Sengkang; Cultivated; 2010.

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Punggol; Cultivated; 2010.

Stems: Prominent lenticles. Capable of vegetative propagation.

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Punggol; Cultivated; 2010.

Flowers: hermaphrodite, may be insect pollinated.

Fruits: may be wind-dispersed.

Habitat: Mangrove and coastal forests.

Distribution: Taiwan and Thailand to New Caledonia.

References:

(1) GRIN Taxonomy for Plants

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

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