Alstonia macrophylla Wall. ex G. Don

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Description: Tree to 20 m or more. Leaves large, up to 30 cm long, oblanceolate or elliptic-lanceolate, leathery. Inflorescence large, many-flowered. Calyx lobes short, obtuse. Corolla small, constricted at throat; lobes rounded, ciliate. Follicles pendulous, up to 45 cm long and 0.6 cm wide.
Derivation of specific name: macrophylla: big-leaved
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Worldwide distribution: Native to Thailand and the Malay Peninsula east to the Philippines and Indonesia
Growth form(s): Tree.
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Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 21.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Alstonia macrophylla
African Plant Database: Alstonia macrophylla
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Alstonia macrophylla
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Alstonia macrophylla
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Alstonia macrophylla
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Alstonia macrophylla
JSTOR Plant Science: Alstonia macrophylla
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Alstonia macrophylla
Plants of the World Online: Alstonia macrophylla
Tropicos: Alstonia macrophylla
Wikipedia: Alstonia macrophylla

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Alstonia macrophylla., retrieved 18 June 2024

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