Psydrax odorata f. foveolata S.T.Reynolds & R.J.F.Hend.
Reynolds, S.T. & Henderson, R.J.F. (2004) Austrobaileya 6: 840. Type: Qld, Aeroglen, November 1978, R.L. Jago 221; Holo: QRS.
Alahe'e; Canthium, Shiny Leaved; Iamboto; Shiny Leaved Canthium
Usually flowers and fruits as a large shrub or small tree.
Flowers pleasantly perfumed, about 5-7 mm diam. Calyx tube very short, lobes short and broad, about 0.5 mm long. Corolla tube about 1.5-2 mm long, lobes about 2.5-3 mm long. Stamens attached to the apex of the corolla tube. Anthers about 2.5 mm long, filaments about 0.5 mm long. Style about 3 mm long. Stigma about 1 mm long, longitudinally grooved.
Cotyledons oblong or narrowly elliptic, about 14-18 x 4-5 mm. First pair of leaves elliptic, about 10-13 x 5-7 mm. At the tenth leaf stage: leaf blade elliptic or slightly to broadly obovate, thick and leathery, margin recurved, midrib raised on the upper surface. Stipules oblong or triangular, about 2-4 mm long. Stem very shortly hairy, hairs spreading, visible only with a lens. Domatia absent. Seed germination time 24 to 29 days.