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Family: RUBIACEAE 

 Anthorrhiza recurvispina
 


Photo from Rossel Island by Derrick Rowe

  
Author:  Camilla Rose Huxley & Matthew H.P. Jebb 1991
Family:  Rubiaceae
Habitat:  Papua New Guinea; Louisiade Archipelago.
Soil:  Epiphytic
Water:  Medium - Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  35 Centimetres
Height:  70 Centimetres
Flower:  White
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Ant Plant
Synonyms:   

Photo from Rossel Island by Derrick Rowe

Photo from Rossel Island by Derrick Rowe

 

   This member of the Rubiaceae  family was given this name by Camilla Rose Huxley and Matthew H.P. Jebb in 1991. It is found on Louisiade Archipelago in Papua New Guinea, growing in the middle and top of the rainforest, on branches of trees. It will receive quite some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to 35 centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to 70 centimetres in height. The few stems are rarely branched. The flowers are white.

  
Photo from Rossel Island by Derrick Rowe

Photo from Rossel Island by Derrick Rowe