Leea krukoffiana

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Leea krukoffiana


Small tree up to 3 m. Leaves unequally 3-4-pinnate, leaflets numerous. Inflorescences multibranched, up to 10 cm long, lax, pubescent; Flowers 5-merous, pink. Ovary 6-celled, style 3 mm. Fruit unknown.


Asia-Tropical: New Guinea present, Kassam Pass present, Morobe Distr present
Malesia: New Guinea (Morobe Distr.: Kassam Pass), one collection. .


Named in honour of Dr B. A. KRUKOFF for his enthusiastic support of and interest in Malesian botany.