Correa viridiflora Andrews


Family: Rutaceae

Genus: Correa

Description: 

Corraea, with oblong opposite leaves, waved, and beset with divers starlike specks ; green on the upper surface and rusty beneath : the younger leaves connive together, and obscure the flowers when young, which afterwards emerge from the axillae of the leaves, and hang down. Blossom green, and lightly dotted, the petals adhering in the form of a tube. The branches are opposite, and rusty. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 7: 436 in 1806.

Synonym of Correa reflexa (Labill.) Vent.


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