Euroschinus falcatus var. falcatus

Euroschinus falcatus var. falcatus

Euroschinus falcatus var. falcatus

(Ribbon Wood, Maiden’s Blush)

FAMILY

Anacardiaceae

Species

Euroschinus falcatus var. falcatus

Common name(s)

Ribbon Wood, Maiden’s Blush

Flower colour; life form

Pink; tree

Campus

Cairns, Townsville

Description

This native tree has alternate, compound leaves with 6-10 leaflets per leaf, the base of the leaflets are markedly oblique. The small, pink flowers are followed by fleshy, black fruits are up to 1 cm long.