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For Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 43, 2015, the deadline is on 31 March, please email to Rachun Pooma, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Please be aware that due to botanical course, the library will be closed from 16-17 March and the herbarium from 17-19 March 2018.
Ensete lasiocarpum (Franch.) Cheesman
Tufted herb, leaves to ca 50 cm long, glaucous below; inflorescence erect, 20-25 cm long; bracts yellow; female or bisexual in lower bracts; compound tepal tubular, 5-toothed; free tepal emarginated, shortly cuspidate at apex; fruit a berry, densely hirsute; seeds numerous, hilum white. Native to S China, used as medicinal and feed pigs.