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The flower by s. Breeden,

Author: Carl Linnaeus, 1762
Origin:  North-Western Australia, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi + Sumatera; Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam
Soil:  Rich Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  45 Centimetres
Height:  15 Meters
Flower:  Yellow - Orange / White
Propagate:  Seeds/Cuttings
Names:  Leichhardt Tree, Cheesewood, Kanluang
Synonyms:  Cephalanthus orientalis, Linaeus, 1753.
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This member of the Rubiaceae family was given this name by Carl Linnaeus in 1762. It is found in western Australia and tropical Asia, growing in rich but well drained soil with some water and some sun. It can grow up to fifteen meters with a stem of 45 centimetres. The flowers are yellow to orange and white.

The genera name is a variant of naucula; 'a little ship', referring to the valves of the fruit. The species name means 'of the Orient' - eastern.

SubFamily: Cinchonoideae
Tribe: Naucleeae.

Adina orientalis (L.) Lindeman ex Bakh.f.
Bancalus cordatus (Roxb.) Kuntze
Bancalus grandifolius Kuntze
Bancalus macrophyllus Kuntze
Bancalus orientalis (L.) Kuntze
Cadamba nocturna Buch.-Ham.
Cephalanthus orientalis L.
Mitragyna parvifolia.
Nauclea annamensis (Dubard & Eberh.) Merr.
Nauclea coadunata Roxb. ex Sm.
Nauclea cordata Roxb.
Nauclea elmeri Merr.
Nauclea glaberrima Bartl. ex DC.
Nauclea grandifolia DC.
Nauclea lutea Blanco
Nauclea ovoidea (Pierre ex Pit.) N.N.Tran
Nauclea roxburghii G.Don
Nauclea stipulacea G.Don
Nauclea undulata Roxb.
Nauclea wallichiana R.Br. ex G.Don
Platanocarpum cordatum Korth.
Sarcocephalus annamensis Dubard & Eberh.
Sarcocephalus bartlirgii Miq.
Sarcocephalus buruensis Miq.
Sarcocephalus coadunatus (Roxb. ex Sm.) Druce
Sarcocephalus cordatus (Roxb.) Miq.
Sarcocephalus glaberrimus (Bartl. ex DC.) Miq.
Sarcocephalus orientalis (L.) Merr.
Sarcocephalus ovatus Elmer
Sarcocephalus ovoideus Pierre ex Pit.
Sarcocephalus papagola Domin
Sarcocephalus undulatus (Roxb.) Miq.