Herbarium Search Engine

Search the NTBG Herbarium Database

Herbarium Sheet Detail

NTBG Plant Name:
Couroupita guianensis
Barcode:
PTBG1000005130
Specimen ID:
041431
Collector ID:
7113
Collector Name:
Tim Flynn
Collection Date:
November 22, 2002
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
BISH,K
Determiner:
David H. Lorence 5/31/07
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Koloa District
Elevation:
37
Locality:
Lawai Valley. National Tropical Botanical Garden. Big Valley near Native Hawaiian section tool shed.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Group of 4 trees, no accession data available, to 25 ft tall; lvs clustered at branch tips, glossy med green w/ yellow green veins, below paler; flowers & fruit borne along main branches & trunk, long, ± pendant; flowers intensely fragrant (10.30); tepals waxy yellow w/ rose base & margins, within matte rose w/ white base; staminodes purplish w/ yellow apex; fruit rough, brown w/ six dark brown "glands" 1/3-½ dwon fruit; at least 6 carpellate, seeds embedded in stinky-sweet flesh.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Ancillary: Carpological:
Yes
Habitat:
Secondary vegetation.
Associated Species:
W/ Justicia, Psidium, Samanea, Panicum, Melia, Schinus and Syzygium.
Date of Record Creation:
August 9, 2011
Date of Last Update:
June 23, 2021

<< Return to Search Results  |  New Search