Description of the genus
Lianes, bearing tendrils. Latex white. Stipules 0. Inflorescence terminal, of cymes clustered in panicles. Calyx lobes free. Corolla salver-shaped; lobes overlapping to the left. Ovary hairy. Carpels completely fused into a glabrous, fleshy indehiscent, many-seeded berry.
Worldwide: 3 species in tropical Africa and Madagascar
Other sources of information about Saba:Flora of Mozambique
(electronic Plant Information Center): SabaFlora Zambesiaca
web site: SabaGoogle
(Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for SabaIPNI
(International Plant Names Index): SabaKew Herbarium catalogue
Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings, 2002-13
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. & Ballings, P.
. Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Saba.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1107, retrieved 22 May 2013