Family Hypericaceae

Cratoxylum arborescens
geronggang

Common except Perlis and Kedah. Burma, Sumatra, Borneo. Seasonal flowering,
once or twice a year after dry weather. Greek name: kratos (strength)
xulon (wood).

Cratoxylum cochinchinense
derum seluncur,
mampat

Malesia. Throughout Malaya. A variable sp. with two extremes, shrub
or a large tree, ornamental. Flowers dark red to pink, bark smooth
light buff, peeling off in pieces or strips as in Tristania (pelawan).

Cratoxylum formosum
mempat

Indochina, w. Malesia, Philippines. Common through Malaysia in belukar
or forest. Like almond blossom, flowers after leaves fall. Flowers
borne in axils of old leaves.