Garuga forrestii W.W.Sm.
  • Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh


This taxon is accepted by Burseraceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Trees, 10-15(-20) m tall. Branchlets densely pubescent when young, glabrescent, purple-brown, longitudinally striped and conspicuously lenticellate. Leaflets 11-19, nearly without petiolules; blades lanceolate or elliptic-oblong, densely pubescent when young, glabrescent, base rounded or broadly cuneate, margin shallowly serrate, apex acuminate, lowest pairs small, ca. 1 cm, often early deciduous, middle pairs 7-12 × 2-4 cm, with lateral veins 10-16 pairs, terminal leaflet 5-7 cm, with petiolule ca. 15 mm. Panicles 14-25(-35) cm, axillary or lateral, usually crowded toward ends of branchlets, multibranched; rachis and branches slender, densely tomentose. Flowers white, ca. 3 mm; receptacle cup-shaped, abaxially tomentose. Sepals nearly subulate, ca. 2 mm, hairy on both surfaces. Petals ovate, ca. 3 mm, abaxially tomentose. Stamens nearly equal. Ovary sessile, globose; style sparsely pubescent; stigma shallowly 5-lobed. Infructescence with many linear pedicels without fruits. Drupe nearly ovoid, one side dilated, 7-10 × 6-8 mm, ± obtusely deltoid in cross section, attenuate at both ends, apex with a point, base with persistent shallowly cupular calyx. Fl. Apr, fr. May-Nov.

 Information From

Burseraceae
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • B Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online consortium
http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).