Cola heterophylla

Sterculiaceae
Habit
Shrub
Fern
No
Predominant Habitat
Forest
Geographic Distribution
Liberia
IUCN Red-List
Not assessed
Synonyms
-
Author (Species)
(P.Beauv.) Schott. & Endl.
Rank
-
Taxon
-
Author (Sub Species/Variant)
-
Literature
FWTA 1: 328
Vouchers
Jansen 1782 (BR, MO, WAG); van Harten 169 (HBG, K, WAG)
Common Name(s)
Not Known
Notes
Shrub or small tree to 8 m tall; twigs brown, often with ridges, glabrous or sometimes with hairs at the end. Leaves very variable, with triangular, caducous stipules; petiole 10 - 35 cm long, jointed at both ends; blade very variable, oval, elliptic, obovate, or three-lobed, to 30 cm long and 10 cm wide. Fruits 3.5 - 7 cm long, beaked, red-orange.