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Tarenna dallachiana (F.Muell.ex Benth.) S.Moore
Tarenna dallachiana (F.Muell.ex Benth.) S.Moore subsp. dallachiana
Tree Ixora
This tree  at Buchan's Point was growing on a cliff overlooking the Coral Sea, north of Cairns.The flowers are sweetly scented. It was flowering in a very dry time prior to the anticipated wet season.


Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana
  Description:Flower and buds Description:Flower and buds
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Buchan's Point, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Buchan's Point, North Queensland
GPS coordinates: 16˚44.2020S 145˚39.7896E GPS coordinates: 16˚44.2020S 145˚39.7896E
  Date of photo:28 November 2016 Date of photo:28 November 2016
  Field No.:5776 Field No.:5776
     
  Tarenna dallachiana subsp. dallachiana Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana
 
  Description:Flowerheads and leaves Description:Tree
  Location:Captain Cook Highway, Buchan's Point, North Queensland Location:Captain Cook Highway, Buchan's Point, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 16˚44.2020S 145˚39.7896E GPS coordinates: 16˚44.2020S 145˚39.7896E
  Date of photo:28 November 2016 Date of photo:28 November 2016
  Field No.:5776 Field No.:5776
     
  Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Leaves
  Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Park, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Park, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 16˚47.7190S 145˚42.0300E GPS coordinates: 16˚47.8728S 145˚42.0702E
  Date of photo:11 January 2015 Date of photo:29 January 2017
  Field No.:3126A Field No.:5975
     
  Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana Tarenna dallachiana  subsp. dallachiana
 
  Description:Flowerhead and leaves Description:Leaf - underside
  Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Park, North Queensland Location:Earl Hill, Trinity Park, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates: 16˚47.7190S 145˚42.0300E GPS coordinates: 16˚47.8728S 145˚42.0702E
  Date of photo:11 January 2015 Date of photo:29 January 2017
  Field No.:3126A Field No.:5975
     


References (accessed 27 January 2017):


Reynolds, S.T. & Forster, P.I. (2005), A taxonomic revision of Tarenna Gaertn. and Triflorensia S.T.Reynolds (Rubiaceae: Ixoroideae: Pavetteae) in Australia. Austrobaileya 7(1):34

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