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species, native in the Caribbean and South America. Duranta erecta,
originating from Argentina, was introduced to southern Africa as a garden
ornamental shrub but has become naturalised. An additional species,
Duranta stenostachya, is cultivated in the region.
Species naturalised in southern Africa
of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI),
Flora of Zimbabwe
and Flora of
Other species, cultivated in southern Africa
Native to Martinique.
Herbivores in southern Africa