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Durian

Durio zibethinus

Description:

There was no fruit to be found. The leaves are lancolate being 13cm long at the longest point And 4cm wide at the widest point. It has entire margins and a fine netted pinnate. The leaves are placed sub-opposite. And they feel smooth and leathery while being a little waxy. The bark is really sandy and seems to be pretty thin. It is a prop and stilt root.

Habitat:

Near the entrance of the singapore american school rainforest near a shady area. It was the biggest out of trees standing next to it.

Notes:

There was a strangler root starting to climb up from the base of the root.

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2 Comments

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 7 years ago

Hello haddad20030, welcome to Project Noah.
Your spotting seems to be the same with http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/195...
Are you both from the same school ?

Interesting spotting ,congrats,thanks for sharing and welcome to Project Noah :-)
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haddad20030
Spotted by
haddad20030

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Feb 25, 2013
Submitted on Mar 4, 2013

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