Tabernaemontana cerifera Pancher & Sebert, Not. Bois Nouv. Caléd. 188 1873. (Syn: Ochrosia novocaledonica Däniker; Pagiantha cerifera (Pancher & Sebert) Markgr.);

New Caledonia (rainforest, widespread) as per Catalogue of life;



 

This medium-sized tree was recorded from RBG, Sydney in June 2018..
Tabernaemontana cerifera….


Images by Prashant Awale – identified by Mayur Nandikar & Tanay Bose (inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade) 

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Flora of Andaman28 Tabernaemontana Sp. -090111-PKA2: 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)
This is a large shrub around 2 to 3 m looking similar to typical Tagar. Flowers were fragrant with pleasant and soothing smell. I had seen this in wild near a beach close to Port Blair (Andaman & Nicobar). Looks like some Tabernaemontana sp.
Date/Time: 21-12-2010 / 06:45AM
Location: Near Port Blair, Andaman
Habitat: Wild
Plant Habit: Shrub
 


this may be Tabernaemontana cerifera Panch. & Sebert and might be introduced one


Yes Tabernaemontana cerifera

Looks different from Tabernaemontana cerifera as per Plants From Australia 2018:: Tabernaemontana cerifera-NS April 2020-38 and references at Tabernaemontana cerifera


 
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