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Metrosideros diffusa (Forst. fil.) Smith

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Metrosideros diffusa is a species of woody plants in the family myrtles. They are climbers. They are native to The Hawaiian Islands. They have simple, broad leaves and capsule fruit. Individuals can grow to 6.6 m.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Metrosideros diffusa (Forst. fil.) Smith. View this species on GBIF