Talauma hodgsonii. Talauma. Himalaya
MAGNOLIACEAE (Magnolia family)

This unusual tree with large, leathery leaves to 9 inches wide and 2 feet long has replaced (August 2003) a crape myrtle in the inner northeast island of the Inner Quad. Flowers have purplish blue sepals and fleshy, ivory white petals.

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