Acacia kostermansii

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Acacia kostermansii

Description

Small tree, branchlets terete, with slightly flaking bark, puberulous, with dark glandular hairs in the ultimate parts, very soon glabrescent; Leaves evenly scattered along the stem; Stipules not seen, probably early caducous. Inflorescence consisting of pedunculate glomerules of sessile flowers, c. 12 mm in diameter, aggregated into terminal racemes, shortly patently puberulous and glandular hairy; Flowers bisexual, pentamerous. Stamens 5 mm. Ovary 0.7 mm, woolly, stipe 1 mm. Seeds elliptic-oblong, flattened, 7.5 by 4.2 mm;

Distribution

Alor present, Asia-Tropical: Lesser Sunda Is. present, Sumbawa present, W Flores present
Malesia: Lesser Sunda Islands (Sumbawa, W Flores, Alor).