Glochidion benthamianum Domin
Domin, K. (1928) Bibliotheca Botanica 89(4): 872. Type: Queensland: Rockingham Bay, Dallachy; iso: K.
Buttonwood; Cheese Tree; Bentham's Buttonwood
Usually flowers and fruits as a shrub 2-4 m tall.
Male and female flowers pedicellate. Male flowers: Flowers about 4 mm diam., pedicels about 4 mm long, tepals about 2 x 1-1.5 mm. Anthers about 0.6 mm long, sessile, fused to one another. Female flowers: Flowers pedicels about 15 mm long. Styles and stigmas fused together to form a dome-shaped mass on the top of the ovary.
Cotyledons glabrous, about 8-9 x 5-7 mm, petioles about 0.5-1 mm long. First pair of leaves obovate to spathulate, about 11 x 6 mm, petioles less than 0.5 mm long. Stipules linear, about 1 mm long. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade elliptic to obovate, apex obtuse, base cuneate, somewhat glaucous on the underside. Lateral veins about 5-7 on each side of the midrib. Stipules triangular, about 1 mm long. Seed germination time 32 to 131 days.