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Leaves and Flowers. Copyright CSIRO
10th leaf stage. Copyright CSIRO
Cotyledon stage, epigeal germination. Copyright CSIRO
Scale bar 10mm. Copyright CSIRO
Jagera pseudorhus var. integerrima
Jagera pseudorhus var. integerrima S.T.Reynolds
Reynolds, S.T. (1981) Austrobaileya 1(3): 411. Type: Cook District. Lake Barrine, Atherton Tableland, 9 Nov. 1929, C.T. White 1354 (BRI holotypus).
Ferntree; Tamarind, Pink; Pink Foambark; Foambark Tree; Ferntop; Pink Tamarind
Leaflet stalks very short. Leaflet blades about 8.5-18 x 4-9 cm, midrib raised on the upper surface. Younger twigs and compound leaf rhachis densely rusty hairy. Leafy twigs longitudinally grooved. Whorls of stipule-like scale leaves normally present on portions of the twigs.
Capsules about 20 x 16 mm, 3-valved, hairy inside and out. Seeds about 8-10 x 5-6 mm, aril small and basal.
Cotyledons fleshy, linear-spathulate. First pair of leaves compound, leaflet margin +/- serrate, compound leaf rhachis ending in a narrowly spathulate appendage. At the tenth leaf stage: leaflet blades unequal-sided particularly towards the base, midrib raised and hairy on the upper surface; compound leaf rhachis ending in a hairy, awl-like appendage at the apex.
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