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Glycosmis cochinchinensis (Lour.) Pierre


Description from Flora of China

Toluifera cochinchinensis Loureiro, Fl. Cochinch. 1: 262. 1790; Glycosmis cochinchinensis var. contracta Craib; G. parkeri Narayanaswamy; G. touranensis Guillaumin.

Shrubs or trees, 1-4 m tall. Leaves, or most of them, simple; petiole 3-10 mm; leaf blade suborbicular, broadly elliptic, ovate, oblong, or lanceolate, 4-26 × 2-8 cm, papery to leathery, glabrous, base rounded, obtuse, cuneate, or attenuate, margin entire, apex rounded, obtuse, mucronate, or acuminate. Inflorescences axillary or terminal, with flowers conglomerate, rarely solitary, or in panicle ca. 5 cm. Sepals ovate, less than 1 mm. Petals white, ca. 3 mm. Stamens 10; filaments widest in ± their basal half. Disk obvious. Ovary globose; style short, narrow; stigma slightly expanded. Fruit reddish, 0.8-1.4 cm in diam. Fl. and fr. year-round.

Below 1000 m. Guangdong, S Guangxi, Hainan, S Yunnan [Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam].


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