|Status||Native: Critically Endangered|
|Native Distribution||Malesia, Sumatra|
Mangifera caesia is a large tree up to 35m (Ding Hou, 1978), with near obovate leaves and a thick, raised mid vein. Not sure if this is a characteristic trait, but pine nuts-like structures are present at the terminal of the branches . Only this mango species in Malaya (which includes Singapore) have lavender coloured flowers (Corner, 1997).
A heritage tree located next to Hougang MRT.
A flowering Binjai in Singapore Botanic Gardens.
Leaves. Note the thick and raised mid vein.
What look like a cluster of developing buds.
One that has grown large and dried.
Flowers are lavender-coloured