Ploiarium alternifolium

Ploiarium alternifolium (Vahl) Melchior

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Shrub or bushy tree.

Leaves
Off Tuas Link 4; Swampy grassland; 2009.

Leaves: Sessile.

Bark
Central Catchment Nature Reserve; 2010.

Flower buds
Off Tuas Link 4; Swampy grassland; 2009.

Flower Hort Park; Cultivated; 2010.

Fruit
Hort Park; Cultivated; 2010.

Fruit
Off Tuas Link 4; Swampy grassland; 2009.

Fruits and seeds
National University of Singapore; Cultivated; 2010.

Other Information:

Common Name: Riang Riang, Cicada Tree.

More pictures can be found at

(1) Flora Singapura website

(2) The Plant Observatory website

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