Palaquium fidjiense is an evergreen tree that can grow from 5 - 30 metres tall. The straight, cylindrical bole can be up to 90cm in diameter[
The tree is harvested from the wild for its wood, which is used locally.
Palaquium fidjiense is endemic to Fiji, where it is found on five islands. It has been highlighted as rare, and the tree is harvested for its timber. There is insufficient information on population figures at present, so the plant is classified as 'Data Deficient' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2017)[
Pacific - Fiji.
Dense forest or in thickets along crests and ridges[
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An abundant white latex exudes from the bark[
Many foresters consider the species to be a good timber tree[
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