African Plant Database

Heisteria zimmereri Engl.
Family : Olacaceae
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 2: 288 (1899)
Information on the genus : Heisteria
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or spreading tree 4-7(-15) m tall with conical crown; trunk straight, to 50 cm Ø; wood rosy-grey; bark brown, slightly scaly; branchlets narrowly winged; leaves glabrous but granular and secondary nerves inconspicuous[…]
Ecology : Evergreen moist rain-forest, primary forest, often on river banks. 100-535 m alt.
  Can be confused with H. parvifolia (when without fruit).
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