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Terminalia subspathulata at Tanglin Core

August 30, 2011

Family : Compositae
CommonName : Jelawai,Malayan terminalia
Origin : West Malaysia

A gigantic tree which grows up to 50m in height. It posseses spreading buttresses with a wide conical, narrowly flat topped crown. The leaves are small, ovovate, bluish green underneath and set spirally in rosettes. Fruits are flat and winged. Flowers are small and inconspicuous.

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