Size: From 15 to 25' tall
Large shrub to small tree. Linear foliage, to 4" long, white flowers in the leaf axils.
Embothrium with lance-shaped leaves, one nerved, very smooth on both sides; the small umbels of flowers grow from the insertion of the leaves into the stem; blossoms whitish. (Bot. Repos. Embothrium salignum)
Published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 33 in 1941.
Basionym Embothrium salicifolium Vent.
...Our figure was taken at the Hammersmith Nursery; where, it was first raised from seeds, in the year 1791. (Bot. Repos. Embothrium salignum)