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Macadamia tetraphylla - Rough-shelled Macadamia, Macadamia, Queensland Nut | by Black Diamond Images
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Macadamia tetraphylla - Rough-shelled Macadamia, Macadamia, Queensland Nut

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Family : Proteaceae

 

From northern NSW and South East Queensland, despite its relative popularity in cultivation Macadamia tetraphylla is a vulnerable species.

 

Note - Commercial Macadamia trees may often be hybrids or cultivars of M.Integrifolia and M.tetraphylla.

 

plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&am...

 

docs.google.com/viewer?url=http://media.wiley.com/product...

 

www.amjbot.org/content/95/7/843.full.pdf+html

 

Macadamia LEAF FORMS - Scroll down to trees.

 

Macadamia integrifolia is also considered vulnerable in the wild due to habitat loss and threats from potential hybridisation.

 

Lasjia whelanii Syn. Macadamia Whelanii

 

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Taken on December 21, 2008