This member of the Rubiaceae
family was given this name by
Matthew H.P. Jebb
in 1993. It is found
in Papua New
Guinea, growing as
an epiphytic moist forests in with
quite some water and little to some sun. The caudex can grow to
centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to 40 centimetres in
height. with one or rarely two branched stems The
flowers are white to greenish white, the fruits yellow.
in honour of the finder; Dr Camilla Huxley.
Huxley & Jebb's key to
the Anthorrhiza genera can be found on the