Polyalthia rumphii (Blume ex Hensch.) Merr.
  • Enum. Philipp. Fl. Pl.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Polyalthia rumphii (Blume ex Hensch.) Merr. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000394364. Accessed on: 01 Mar 2021'

General Information

Trees to 15 m tall. Branches minutely rust-colored pubescent when young, soon glabrous. Petiole 5-12 mm, glabrous; leaf blade oblong-lanceolate, 10-17 × 3-7 cm, papery to leathery, glabrous, adaxially shiny dark green, secondary veins 7-10 on each side of midvein and prominent on both surfaces, base cuneate to rounded and sometimes oblique, apex acuminate. Inflorescences axillary, 1-flowered. Flowers 4-7 cm in diam. Pedicel 1-2 cm, appressed pubescent. Sepals subovate to triangular, 6-15 × 3-8 mm, outside puberulent, apex acute. Petals greenish to yellowish, elliptic, oblong-elliptic, or oblong, 3-5.5 × 1.5-3 cm, thin, puberulent or glabrous, apex obtuse; inner petals slightly shorter than outer petals. Stamens oblong; connectives apically broadly rounded, concealing anther cells. Carpels many, oblong, pubescent; ovule 1 per carpel, basal; stigmas clavate to capitate. Fruiting pedicel ca. 2 cm × 2 mm; monocarp stipes 5-10 × ca. 1 mm, glabrous; monocarps many, ellipsoid, ca. 10 × 5 mm, base rounded, apex acute. Fl. May-Oct, fr. Jul-Apr. 2n = 18.

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    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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