Trophis P.Browne

1 species in Aust.; Qld, NSW, NT, WA

Trophis scandens (Lour.) Hook & Arn.scandens

Dioecious, straggling or climbing shrub, glabrous or the young shoots slightly pubescent. Leaves alternate, oblong-elliptic, 3–10 cm long, entire, acuminate to very obtuse, coriaceous. Male flowers in oblong cylindrical spikes 4–12 mm long; female flowers in globular heads 3–4 mm diam., slightly enlarged in fruiting stage. Coast and adjacent plateaus. In or near RF. Crow Ash