Comprehensive Description

Read full entry


Small erect, evergreen shrub. Leaves 2-3-pinnate; ultimate leaflets 1-5, entire. Flowers white, borne in terminal panicles. Sepals and petals numerous, the leathery sepals gradually merging into the larger and whiter petals. Stamens 6. Ovules 2.   Fruit a red berry.


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

Belongs to 1 community


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!