1902.000 Trema Lour.

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs without spines. Stipules free. Leaves alternate; margin finely serrate to the base. Flowers in small dense axillary cymes or clusters, unisexual. Perianth segments (4-)5. Stamens (4-)5.

Worldwide: c.15 species in tropical and warm zones; 1 species in Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

No image of a cultivated species but there is an image of a native or naturalised species

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesContent
orientalis (L.) BlumeDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Trema:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Trema
Flora of Mozambique: Trema
Flora of Zambia: Trema
Flora of Zimbabwe: Trema

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Trema
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Trema
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Trema
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Trema
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Trema

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Trema.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=464, retrieved 27 June 2016

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