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Shrub or small tree with a rough corky bark, stems producing copious latex when broken. Leaves glaucous, ± sessile; inflorescence terminal; flowers purplish-pink and white; fruits inflated; seeds with pappus of silky hairs.


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© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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