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Kraussia floribunda (Rhino coffee)

Renosterkoffie [Afrikaans]; liTsambo-lenja [Swazi]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid I > Order: Gentianales > Family: Rubiaceae > Genus: Kraussia

Shrub or small tree with an average height of about 4 m. Native to South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal), Mpumalanga, Limpopo), Swaziland and Mozambique where it can be found growing in riverine forest, mixed woodland or thicket.

References

  • Schmidt, E., Lotter, M., McCleland, W. and Burrows, J.E. 2002. Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park. Jacana, Johannesburg. 

 


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