Discostigma vitiense A.Gray
Garcinia vitiensis is a tree growing from 3 - 25 metres tall.
The tree is sometimes harvested for local use of its wood.
Garcinia vitiensisis common and found on multiple islands in the Pacific. It is not currently experiencing any major threats and no significant future threats have been identified.The plant is classified as 'Least Concern' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2013)[
Pacific - New Hebrides, Solomon Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu
Dense, open, or rocky forests, also on forested ridges, at elevations from sea level to 1,050 metres[
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A dioecious species, both male and female forms usually need to be grown if fruit and seed are required. At least some dioecious Garcinia species, however, are able to produce fertile seed even in the absence of fertilization (asexual reproduction). Such seeds would be expected to be genetically identical to the parent[
The wood is durable[
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