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NTBG Plant Name:
Metrosideros polymorpha
Barcode:
PTBG1000051885
Specimen ID:
070600
Collector ID:
3503
Collector Name:
Natalia Tangalin
Collection Date:
April 14, 2013
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Chris Johns
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Maui
State:
HAWAII
County:
Maui County
District:
Waihee District
Elevation:
1007
Num Duplicates:
Yes
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Small tree, Philidoria leaf mines and early taco cuts in leaves in tree and on ground. Flowers bright red, calyx w/ silver hairs. Leaves with red peduncles and groove on adaxial surface. Leaves dark green above and light green below. Old mine tracks purple. Mines in fallen but green leaves on ground.
Aspect:
North
Slope:
Steep
Closure:
Open
Plant Height:
8 ft
Moisture:
Wet
Topography:
Low-Slope
Habit:
Shrub
Phenology:
flower
Vigor:
Normal
Frequency:
Common
Habitat:
Lowland Wet Riparian Forest.
Associated Species:
W/ Metrosideros, Pritchardia glabrata, Peperomia, Psychotria, Dracena, Cordyline, Blechnum appendiculatum, Carex, Bidens micrantha, Coprosma foliosa, Charpentiera, Lysimachia, Urea glabra, Plantago princeps var. laxifolia, Kadua formosa.
Date of Record Creation:
December 23, 2015
Date of Last Update:
December 23, 2015

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