Botanical name: Planchonia andamanica Family: Lecythidaceae (Brazilnut family)
Andaman Planchonia is an evergreen tree with heavy wood. Leaves are broadly elliptic, 3-4 inches long, stalk about 2 cm long. Flowers are about 5 cm long, borne in short racemes. Flower-stalks are 2.5-5 cm long. Stamens are numerous, those in the inner series without anthers. Andaman Planchonia is found in Andaman Islands.
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