Large Leafed False Thorn

Grootblaarvalsdoring – Albizia versicolour

  • Preference for sandy soils, moisture loving species
  • Powder puff blooms go from white to yellow when spent
  • Timber reveals that of wild teak
  • Tree is reputed to be poisonous and although it is fed upon by elephants and kudu, the pods in particular cause convulsions and even death in cattle
  • Pods develop only on the side facing the sun (deep red in colour)
Matumi

Matumi

Mingerhout - Breonadia salicina Excellent timber Normally grows among rocks in river beds, it is...

Marula

Marula

Sclerocarya birrea Bark: patchy-mottled appearance leaves: alternate compound, crowded at the end...

Magic Guarri

Magic Guarri

Euc/ea divinorum Leaves: margin wavy Fruit: Oct-Dec, edible but not pleasant tasting Fruit use to...

Lowveld Cluster Leaf

Lowveld Cluster Leaf

Sterkbos - Terminalia prunioides Favours calcareous brackish soils and dry stony areas Only...

Lebombo Ironwood

Lebombo Ironwood

Lebombo-ysterhout - Androstachys johnsonii Tough, dark green leaves, densely hairy below and...

Lead Wood

Lead Wood

Hardekool - Combretum imberba Very hard wood - used to make blades for hoes, before metal -...

To Our Newsletter

To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

SAcoronavirus.co.za