Tag Archives: Monimiaceae

Palmeria hypotephra (Monimiaceae)

This is a little known endemic vine of slightly more upland rainforest and deserves more attention. The combination of opposite leaves with a shiny upperside and white-hairy underside, along with the looping veins that come of the midrib at a … Continue reading

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Wilkiea pubescens (Monimiaceae)

This attractive shrub is known as the Tetra Beech and is probably one of the most common of the Wilkieas. It is a rainforest shrub or small tree but it is often found in tall open forest as a component … Continue reading

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Austromatthaea elegans (Monimiaceae)

I met this small tree in the rainforests of Davies Creek and my first thoughts were that it was some kind of Lily Pilly on the basis of the opposite leaves. On closer examination it was clear that this plant … Continue reading

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