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Mountain Seringa, Peppertree
Country of Origin:
found on granite and dolomitic soils in dry bushveld
8m tree, grey bark, leaves beautiful colours in Au, small greenish-white fl in heads on long slender stalks Su, easy from seed.
A rather strong fibre is obtained from the bark. It can be used for weaving.
Sow seed spring
1119 - AFR:South Tanks W
active - healthy
3 confirmed on 07-17-2017
EEB Greenhouse Holdings native to:
The Plant List (2013)
. Version 1.1. Accessed 17 June 2015.
at African Plants Database. Accessed 17 June 2015.
at Useful Tropical Plants. Last accessed on Monday, July 17, 2017.
Images #00 (cropped) and #01 (original) by JardÝ BotÓnic de Barcelona - Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0). Last accessed on Monday, July 17, 2017.
data regenerated on Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:02:56 -0400
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