Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
May 24, 2017
Northwest of Kekaha, north of highway 50.
Shrub -small tree about 3m tall; stems thick; branches conspicuously distichous, giving the plant a sprawling, "tiered" appearance; leaves dull gray-green, lighter below; flowers with thin white petals and pale green inrolled sepals; fruits green, globose, and pendulous such that they are mostly hidden by leaves.
Growing in irrigation ditch. At least 40 mature individuals seen scattered over a broad area near Kekaha - apparently naturalized in disturbed areas, fallow agricultural fields, along irrigation networks and at the base of eroding cliff sides.
Date of Record Creation:
May 15, 2018
Date of Last Update:
March 23, 2023
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