Albizia papuensis

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Albizia papuensis


Tree to 24 m high, d.b.h. 50 cm. Branchlets terete, densely shortly puberulous. Leaves: Stipules triangular, rigid, caducous, c. 0.8 mm. Inflorescence composed of pedunculate glomerules, aggregated into terminal, densely puberulous panicles; Flowers bisexual, cream, pentamerous. Stamens c. 15-17 mm, tube longer than the corolla tube, shorter than the corolla. Ovary 1.5 mm, glabrous, subsessile. Seeds not seen.


Asia-Tropical, Papua New Guinea present
Malesia: Papua New Guinea.


Verdc. 1979: Manual New Guin. Legum.: 187