Leea magnifolia

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Leea magnifolia

Description

Small treelet 1-3 m, stem often corrugated to fluted. Leaves usually appearing as 1-foliolate by reduction of the lowest pair of leaflets of a 3- or 5-foliolate leaf to structureless foliar outgrowths. Inflorescences 3-9 (-14) cm long, condensed, glabrous; Flowers 4-merous, creamy white. Ovary 4-celled, style 3 mm. Fruit 10-12 mm ø, yellow to orange-brown;

Distribution

Malesia: Philippines: Luzon (Aurora, Nueva Vizcaya, Rizal, Tayabas), Alabat, Catanduanes, Mindoro (Orient.). .

Citation

RIDSDALE - in Blumea. 1974: f. 2/7, 5, 6/4, 8/3
MERR. - in En. Philip. 1923: 11
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: 386
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: 386
MERR. - in En. Philip. 1923: 12
SUESSENG. - in E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. 1953: 386