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Syzygium hancei Merr. et Perry

红鳞蒲桃

Description from Flora of China

Eugenia minutiflora Hance, J. Bot. 9: 5. 1871.

Shrubs or trees, to 20 m tall, d.b.h. 30-40 cm. Branchlets turning blackish brown when dry, terete. Petiole 3-6 mm; leaf blade narrowly elliptic, oblong, or obovate, 3-7 × 1.5-4 cm, leathery, both surfaces dark brown when dry, adaxially not glossy and with numerous small impressed glands, secondary veins ca. 2 mm apart, at an angle of ca. 60° from midvein, and inconspicuous on both surfaces, intramarginal veins ca. 0.5 mm from margin, base broadly cuneate to narrow, apex obtuse to slightly acute. Inflorescences axillary, paniculate cymes, 1-1.5 cm, many-flowered. Flower buds obovoid, ca. 2 mm. Hypanthium obconic, ca. 1.5 mm. Calyx lobes inconspicuous. Petals 4, distinct, rounded, ca. 1 mm. Stamens slightly shorter than petals. Style as long as petals. Fruit red to black, globose, 10-12 × 5-8 mm. Fl. Jul-Sep, fr. Nov-Jan.

● Dense or sparse forests, scrub, hills, slopes; 100-800(-1200) m. Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan.

生活型: 乔木

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 乔木;

花期: 8

果期: 冬月

生境: 生于自然林中

用途: 车船、器械、家具、建筑等用材;树皮可制栲胶

门中名: 种子植物门

亚门中名: 被子植物亚门

纲中名: 双子叶植物纲

中文别名: 车辕木、韩氏蒲桃、红车


 

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