Lannea welwitschii (Hiern) Engl.
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Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Lannea welwitschii (Hiern) Engl. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000360256. Accessed on: 31 Oct 2020'

Morphology

A forest tree, to 100 ft. high, with cylindrical bole, up to 8 ft. in girth, and small buttresses

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    Bark grey, pitted slash thick, deep crimson-pink with whitish streaks

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    Ripe fruits black.

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    Flowers yellowish-green

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    Drupe ellipsoid or suborbicular and compressed, 6–8 mm. long, 4–6 mm. in diameter.

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    Petals oblong-elliptic, 2.5–3 mm. long, 1.4–1.7 mm. broad, yellow.

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    Calyx-lobes 0.6–0.8 mm. long, ciliate-denticulate, glabrous or stellate hairy.

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    Inflorescence of subterminal axillary panicles up to 20 cm. long, pyramidal and up to 8 cm. wide, yellowish tomentose; bracts ovate, 3–8 mm. long; pedicels 2–4 mm. long.

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    Leaves clustered at the ends of the branchlets, (3–)5–7(–13)-foliolate; rachis 10–25 cm. long, semicylindric, longitudinally grooved above, glabrous or with a few stellate hairs; petiolules 1–5 mm. long on lateral leaflets, 2–5 cm. long on the terminal one; leaflets oblong-ovate, ovate-lanceolate or ovate, 10–15(–20) cm. long, 5–7(–10) cm. broad, long-acuminate at the apex, cuneate or obtuse and asymmetric at the base, papyraceous, glabrous or with minute scattered hairs especially on the nerves beneath, discolorous, margin entire or somewhat sinuate or undulate; midrib and lateral nerves raised beneath.

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    A forest tree up to 30 m. high; bole unbuttressed, straight and cylindrical, free from branches for 8–15 m. at maturity; bark grey, scaling.

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     Information From

    Anacardiaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    • B The Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
    https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
    http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Search
    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • E Botanic Gardens Conservation International