Schrebera trichoclada Welw.

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Schrebera trichoclada

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Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve

Schrebera trichoclada

Photo: Bart Wursten
Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve

Schrebera trichoclada

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National Botanic Garden, Harare.

Schrebera trichoclada

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Matusadona

Schrebera trichoclada

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Near Rhino Hotel, Old Runde Bridge, Mwenezi

Schrebera trichoclada

Photo: Bart Wursten
Jamanda Wilderness Area, Mahenye

Schrebera trichoclada

Photo: Bart Wursten
Jamanda Wilderness Area, Mahenye

Schrebera trichoclada

Photo: Bart Wursten
Jamanda Wilderness Area, Mahenye

Schrebera trichoclada

Photo: Bart Wursten
Jamanda Wilderness Area, Mahenye

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Synonyms: Nathusia trichoclada (Welw.) O. Kuntze
Schrebera buchananii Baker
Common names: Kobva (Hlengwe) Mukakata (Shona) Mupatupatu (Tonga: Zimbabwe) Umkakata (Ndebele) Umtshenje (Ndebele) Wooden pear (English)
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
Shrub or bushy tree, 2-10 m. Leaves simple; petiole 5-15 mm; lamina 4.5-14 × 2.5-7.5 cm, elliptic to ovate, glabrous or pubescent and glabrescent above, softly hispid beneath; base acute; apex rounded, acuminate or apiculate; margin entire. Inflorescence a terminal, few-several-flowered cyme with pedicels 2-16 mm. Corolla lobes (5-)6(-7), 5-8 mm, each with an area of dark hairs extending almost to petal margins. Anthers 2-3 mm. Fruit a pear-shaped capsule, 4-6 cm, containing 4 winged seeds.
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Habitat: In deciduous woodland, often on rocky or sandy soils.
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:Nov - Jan
Worldwide distribution: Angola, Botswana, Caprivi-Namibia, DRC, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Images last updated: Monday 28 December 2015
Literature:

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 267.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 90.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 130.


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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Schrebera trichoclada.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=144120, retrieved 26 June 2016

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