Native Plants Queensland
Townsville Branch
           PO Box 363 Aitkenvale Qld 4814

 

 

 

 

 Acronychia acronychioides

White Aspen

 Rutaceae

Acronychia acronychioides

Form and Size: Small to medium tree with a dense habit

Distribution: Rainforests of north-eastern Qld

Leaves: Each leaf has 3 broad, lance shaped leaflets, to 20cm x 6cm, on a leaf stalk about 7cm long; new growth glossy red

Flowers: Creamy yellow, hairy, about 1.5cm diameter in dense clusters

Flowering Period: January to April

 Fruit: Yellow, egg-shaped, about 1cm long; edible

Cultivation/Notes: Propagate from fresh seed. May be difficult to germinate. Requires abundant water