sterculia macrophylla - young red leaves

Sterculia macrophylla - Young leaves with trichomes (Hair-like filaments)

The leaves of Sterculia macrophylla are palmate when young, eventually turning to ovoid-elliptic when mature.­

Photo taken in Gunung Mulu National Park (Borneo)

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Photos taken in the Malaysian states of Borneo island (Sarawak and Sabah).­

Photos taken in Gunung Mulu National Park (Borneo).­

For more information about Gunung Mulu National Park, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Gunung_­Mulu_­National_­Park