Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
April 24, 2006
David H. Lorence, 2008
Francisca Sohl, Julie Cooper, Emos Eperiam
Meitik. Collected in agroforest along roadside near power line.
Tree approx. 35 ft in ht and covered with epiphytes. Trunk thick and fat covered with patches of white lichen. Leaves alternate, thick and green. Petiole short and brown with hooks. Fruits are small with yellow berries at petiole. N.V. nihn [Pohnpeian].
Bark: Rash. Bark used to treat skin rash. Scrub bark and pound. Place over skin rash. Apply twice a day until healed.
dominated by banana, Hibiscus tiliaceus and mango.
Date of Record Creation:
September 4, 2012
Date of Last Update:
March 23, 2023
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