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Genus :

PALAQUIUM

Family :

SAPOTACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Evergreen trees. Branches rusty tomentose. Leaves obovate or oblong, petioled, coriaceous, stipules absent. Flowers pedicelled, fascicled, axillary or below the terminal tuft of leaves. Sepals 6, in two series, outer 3 valvate, inner 3 imbricate, connate below. Petals 6, connate. Stamens 12, in one or two rows in corolla tube anthers lanceolate with produced connective. Ovary villous, usually 6-celled. Fruit a fleshy berry.