Macadamia tetraphylla L.A.S.Johnson
  • Proc. Linn. Soc. New South Wales

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Macadamia tetraphylla L.A.S.Johnson. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 17 Jun 2021'

General Information

Trees or shrubs, 3-18 m tall. Leaves in whorls of (3-)4(-5); leaf subsessile or with petiole to 4 mm; leaf blade oblong-oblanceolate, leathery, base truncate to ± cordate, margin regularly spiny serrate; apex acute to shortly acuminate. Inflorescences axillary, simple, 5.5-38 cm, densely brownish yellow tomentose; bracts of flower pairs subulate to linear, 0.2-1.4 mm. Pedicel 2-3 mm. Perianth yellowish or pink, 5.5-15 mm, tomentose. Ovary and base of style brownish yellow pubescent. Fruit globose, 1.5-5 cm in diam., apex apiculate. Seed usually 1, testa bony, wrinkled or with shallow depressions. Fl. Mar-Apr, fr. Nov-Dec.

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    Flora Of CHina @
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Missouri Botanical Garden
    Global Tree Search
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • B Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).