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Unarmed shrubs or small trees. Leaves alternate; margin usually revolute Inflorescence a thyrse or capitulum. Sepals 5. Petals (0) 5, cucullate, unguiculate. Stamens 5. Ovary inferior, 3-locular. Fruit a capsule, usually crowned by the persistent calyx.


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Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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