Dillenia suffruticosa

Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff. ex Hook. f. & Thomson) Martelli

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Shrub.

Tuas; Scrubland; 2010.

Tuas; Scrubland; 2010.

Admiralty Park; 2009.

Other Information:

Common Name: Simpoh Air.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

(2) Flora Singapura website


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  1. […] is deeper in the secondary forests, partly thanks to the leaves dropped by terentang tree and the simpoh air shrub, two species which are common in disturbed forests. This leaf litter physically inhibits shoots […]

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