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Trees, branches pendulous. Leaves opposite, glaucous beneath. Flowers tetra or octa-merous, in terminal corymbs. Calyx tube obconical or cup-shaped, lobes 4-8, triangular-ovate. Petals 4-8, shortly clawed, broad, crisped. Stamens 12 or many, anthers recurved or replicate over one end of the connective. Ovary 4-8 celled, ovules numerous, stigmas thick, lobed. Fruit a capsule, globose, loculicidally 4-8 valved. Seeds small, tailed at both ends by the produced testa.