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NTBG Plant Name:
Sterculia rubiginosa
Barcode:
PTBG1000010427
Specimen ID:
029957
Collector ID:
1999-02
Collector Name:
Diane Ragone
Collection Date:
February 24, 1999
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Other Herbarium:
BISH
Observers:
Jim Wiseman
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Maui
State:
HI
County:
Maui County
Elevation:
45
Locality:
Kipahulu, oceansideo of Hwy 31: 1/10th mile past Mile 41 marker, down private road past entrance to Palapala Ho'om aa Church.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree mostly deciduous w/ leaves only on shaded, north facing lowe r portion of branches. Flowers appear brown or rusty-orange from distance; light-brown, mauve tinged with green. Buds brown. Fragrant. Fruits single up to four per inflorescence, ellipsoid, splitting length-wise. Bright orangish-red, pale whitish inside with several hard, black, ovoid seeds ~1 cm long.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Ancillary: Carpological:
Yes
Habitat:
Growing in south-facing pasture above rugged coastline.
Comments:
Specimen consists of two sheets (029956 & 029957).
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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