Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Dysoxylum pettigrewianum F.M.Bailey
Bailey, F.M. (1892) Queensland Department of Agriculture and Stock. Botany Bulletin 5: 9. Type: Scrubs at the base of Bellenden-Ker Range and the Barron River.
Spur Mahogany; Spurwood; Cairns Satinwood; Mahogany, Spur
Subrhytidome layer deep wine red. Blaze odour like incense or guava (Psidium guajava). Lenticels quite large and conspicuous.
Fruits +/- pyriform, about 40 mm long overall, outer surface scurfy brown. Sarcotesta surface 50% orange or red and 50% white. Cotyledons green.
Distribution and Ecology
Natural History & Notes
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