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South African National
List of Trees No.
Warty-fruited Lightening Bush.
shrub or small tree.
brown; branchlets may have warts.
simple, alternate, ovate to elliptic, light green above,
becoming orange and red in autumn.
very small, white, inconspicuous. Nov - Jan.
spherical warty capsule.
primarily been sourced, and occasional phrases directly quoted, from:
Breitenbach, Dr. F 1974, Southern Cape Forests and Trees,
The Government Printer, Pretoria.
Meg 2002, Keith Coates Palgrave Trees of Southern Africa,
Other information sources are listed on the References page.