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Leaves and Flowers. Copyright CSIRO
Fruit, side view and cross section. Copyright W. T. Cooper
Leaves and flowers. Copyright B. Gray
Scale bar 10mm. Copyright CSIRO
10th leaf stage. Copyright CSIRO
Cotyledon stage, epigeal germination. Copyright CSIRO
Aceratium doggrellii C.T.White
White, C.T. (1932) Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Kew: 42. Type: North Queensland: State Forest Reserve 185, Danbulla (Atherton Tableland), flowering specimens, October 1929, R.H.Doggrell, A. 22.
Buff Carabeen; Quandong; Carabeen, Buff; Buff Aceratium
Lenticels may be large and conspicuous (more than 3 mm diam.). Prop roots may be present at the butt.
Teeth small, if present. Stipules small. Leaf blades about 4.5-8 x 1.5-2.5 cm. Petioles about 0.6 cm or more long, hairy, grooved or channelled on the upper surface. Terminal buds and young shoots clothed in pale brown prostrate hairs.
Fruits oblong, about 29-35 x 17-20 mm.
Cotyledons hairy on the upper surface mainly towards the base, venation parallel, scarcely visible. Stem above the cotyledons hairier than the hypocotyl. At the tenth leaf stage: upper surface of the leaf blade hairy, stem hairs erect, pale brown.
Distribution and Ecology