Latin: Santalum Paniculatum
A shrub or tree 3-10m tall. Growing from 450-2000m in elevation.
Hemiparasitic on the roots of other plants.
Flower: are small in size. Tan/yellow, red and green flowers.
Leaves: Ovate, olive green leaves, to burgundy red. Young leaves are pink and burgundy. The upper surface is glossy
Used for the scented wood and for softening grasses which were used for mats and clothing.
This was also used as Hawaiian Medicine.