Family Bignoniaceae

Dolichandrone spathacea


India to New Caledonia. Tree of swampy low ground adjoining rice fields and mangroves, especially in Perlis and n. Kedah. Evergreen to 24 m, but generally smaller. Opposite leaves once pinnate with terminal leaflet. White fragrant flowers with long pipe-like corolla tube. Fruit to 45 cm long, curved, green to brown. Many seeds with thin corky wings.

Tecomanthe hillii

Climber. From Tunas Harapan 6.2012.