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Genus :

BOUEA

Family :

ANACARDIACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Trees. Leaves simple, opposite, petiolate. Inflorescence axillary and terminal. Flowers small, bracteate, polygamous. Calyx 3-5 lobed, caducous, valvate. Petals 3-5, free, imbricate. Stamens 3-5, all fertile. Disc lobed. Ovary superior, 1-loculed, 1-ovuled, style terminal, stigma unequally 3-lobed. Fruit a fleshy drupe. Seeds suberect, cotyledons fleshy.