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Datos del Proyecto Nombre (Last Modified On 11/13/2012)
 

Flora Data (Last Modified On 11/13/2012)
Genus CHRYSOBALANUS L.
PlaceOfPublication Gen. PI. ed. 5, 229. 1754.
Description A small (possibly monotypic) genus of shrubby plants with entire coriaceous leaves. Flowers white, in axillary cymes; calyx (hypanthium) perigynous, the lobes 5; petals 5; stamens about 20, hirsute, coherent; ovary sessile at the bottom of the hypanthium; ovules 2; style basal. Fruit a drupe with one bony stone having 5-6 angles.
 
 
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