African Plant Database

Cassinopsis tinifolia Harv.
Protologue : Thes. Cap. 2: 44 (1863)
Information on the genus : Cassinopsis
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Straggling unarmed shrub or tree to 4 m tall; bark smooth, grey; leaves 3-9 x 2,5 cm, margins entire, recurved; inflorescence more than half as long as a leaf; flowers white; drupe elongated, corrugated, 0,8 cm long, black.
Ecology : Edges of mountain forest; wooded gullies, riverine formations.
  15-1730 m alt. (S. Afr.).
  S. Africa, Swaziland.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1.5 - 4 m. Alt: 15 - 1730 m. Distribution: EC, KN, SWZ
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Record n°13694
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