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Careya arborea R.

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Description

ROX437.
In his 'Flora Indica', Roxburgh describes this species as a tree of immense size, growing on the mountains of Coromandel. It flowers during the hot season, and ripens the seed three of four months afterwards. Unnumbered drawing.

Roxburgh, 'Flora Indica' (1832) v.2, p.638.

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Location

Coromandel Coast, India

Country

Medium