Chassalia curviflora

Chassalia curviflora (Wall.) Thw.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Tree.

Leaf upperside.
MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

Leaf underside. Note the purple veins.
MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

Leaves: Shiny leaf on upper surface. Prominent protruding main vein at upper leaf surface. Purplish stained veins at lower leaf surface.

MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

Central Catchment Nature Reserve; Lornie Trail; 2010.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website


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