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Alstonia scholaris (L.) R.Br.
Milky Pine
A common tree around Cairns, flowering in late spring.


  Alstonia scholaris Alstonia scholaris
 
Description:Flowers Description:Flowers and buds
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E
  Date of photo:6 November 2017 Date of photo:6 November 2017
  Field No.:6276 Field No.:6276
     
  Alstonia scholaris Alstonia scholaris
 
Description:Flower heads Description:Tree on roadside
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E
  Date of photo:6 November 2017 Date of photo:6 November 2017
  Field No.:6276 Field No.:6276
     
  Alstonia scholaris Alstonia scholaris
 
  Description:Leaves Description:Flowers and leaves
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E
  Date of photo:6 November 2017 Date of photo:6 November 2017
  Field No.:6276 Field No.:6276
     
  Alstonia scholaris Alstonia scholaris
 
  Description:Trunk Description:Tree
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Clifton Beach, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E GPS coordinates:16˚46.3982S, 14540.4251E
  Date of photo:6 November 2017 Date of photo:6 November 2017
  Field No.:6276 Field No.:6276
     
     

 

References (accessed 26 November 2017):

Beasley J (2009), Plants of Tropical North Queensland, John Beasley


Forster, P.I. in Orchard, A.E., (ed.) (1996) Flora of Australia. 28:120

Williams, K.A.W. (1987), Native Plants of Queensland 3: 22

http://keys.trin.org.au/key-server/data/0e0f0504-0103-430d-8004-060d07080d04/media/Html/taxon/Alstonia_scholaris.htm

https://www.jcu.edu.au/discover-nature-at-jcu/plants/plants-by-scientific-name2/alstonia-scholaris 

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