Forest Botany News
Anouncement! In an effort to help limit the spread of covid-19, the Forest Herbarium is closed to the public from 25 March 2020.
Recently published articles in Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) Vol. 48 No. 1, 2020
Online submission to Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany)
Plant databases include Concise Encyclopedia of Plants in Thailand (in Thai), Tem Smitinand's Thai Plant Names, Type specimens database and A bibliography of taxonomic revision for vascular plants in Thailand.
Plant of the month
Paraboea middletonii Triboun
Herb, densely glandular and brown arachnoid hairs; leaves coriaceous, margin serrate or crenate; inflorescences compound dichasia, congested above; bracts leafy; flowers paired, campanulate; calyx lobes linear, 3–4 mm long, fused at base; corolla lobes broad ovate, 4–5.5 mm; stamens 2, staminodes 3; capsule cylindric, twisted. Endemic, recorded from Nan, Doi Phukha NP, limestone rocks, 1,000-1,200 m.-->