Leea saxatilis

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Leea saxatilis

Description

Small shrub up to 2 m. Leaves 1-pinnate, leaflets 9-13. Inflorescences up to 8 (-12) cm long, condensed, ferruginously pubescent; Flowers 5-merous, red. Ovary 6-celled, style 2 mm. Fruit c. 12 mm ø, red;

Distribution

Asia-Tropical: Malaya present, Perak present, Selangor present
Malesia: Malaya (Perak, Selangor). .

Notes

A rarely collected species most probably related to L. setuligera CLARKE; further collections and field observations required.

Citation

Ridl. 1922 – In: Fl. Mal. Pen. p 486
RIDSDALE 1974: p. 92. – In: Blumea. f. ¾.
CRAIB 1926 – In: Fl. Siam. En. p 320
SUESSENG. 1953 – In: E. & P., Nat. Pfl. Fam., ed. 2, 20d. p 385