Comprehensive Description

provided by North American Flora
Alvaradoa haitiensis Urban, Symb. Ant. 5 : 379. 1908 A shrub or small tree. Leaves mostly 0.5-1 dm. long, stiff, the rachis rather slender, the leaflets 9-25, the blades thick, suborbicular, oval, or obovate near the base of the rachis, oblong or nearly so on the upper part of the rachis, the larger ones mostly 1-2 cm. long, all obtuse, deep-green above, yellowish and more or less loose-pubescent beneath ; calyxlobes ovate to triangular-ovate, 1.5-2 mm. long, obtuse or abruptly constricted into a short acumination ; samaras oblong-obovate, somewhat over 1 cm. long, rounded at the apex.
Type locality : Near La Brande, Haiti.
Distribution : Haiti.
bibliographic citation
John Kunkel Small, Lenda Tracy Hanks, Nathaniel Lord Britton. 1907. GERANIALES, GERANIACEAE, OXALIDACEAE, LINACEAE, ERYTHROXYLACEAE. North American flora. vol 25(1). New York Botanical Garden, New York, NY
visit source
partner site
North American Flora