Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Peripentadenia phelpsii B.Hyland & Coode
Hyland, B.P.M. & Coode, M.J.E. (1981) Kew Bulletin 36: 741. Type: Qld, National Park Reserve 133, B. Gray 656; holo: QRS; iso: K.
Buttresses conspicuous, often convex on large trees.
Cotyledons obovate, fleshy. First pair of leaves ovate, about 9-11 cm long. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade elliptic or elongate-elliptic, apex acuminate, base cuneate sometimes lobed, toothed along margin from the base to the apex, glabrous, lateral veins forming loops well inside the margin of the leaf blade; stipules minute, visible only with a lens. Seed germination time 18 to 22 days.
Distribution and Ecology
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