Hedycarya loxocarya (Benth.) W.D.Francis
Francis, W.D. (1931) Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Kew : 458.
Yellow Beech; Beech, Yellow
Oak grain in the wood and a corresponding pattern in the inner blaze. Cream to yellowish brown, brittle stripes visible in the outer blaze.
Oak grain in the twigs, visible with a lens if not visible to the naked eye. Leaf blades about 9-13 x 4-5.5 cm. Lateral veins, about 7-12 on each side of the midrib, forming loops well inside the blade margin. Midrib slightly raised on the upper surface. Petiole channelled on the upper surface. Small oil dots visible with a lens.