Wrightia palawanensis

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Wrightia palawanensis


Shrub or small tree to 3 m tall. Branchlets glabrous, sparsely lenticellate. Leaves: Inflorescence terminal, 2-5-flowered, 1-4 cm long; Sepals ovate,1.9-2.1 by 2.4-2.9 mm, 0.7-0.8 times as long as wide, apex obtuse to rounded, glabrous, ciliate. Stamens inserted at c. 0.7 of tube length from base, exserted from tube; Fruit unknown (see note).


Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), Palawan present
Malesia: Philippines (Palawan).


I have not seen any fruit but they are reported on one specimen to be paired.