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Species Information

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Searsia harveyi (Moffett) Moffett
(name current 2016)
Harvey's Currant
(Rhus fraseri)
(Rhus harveyi)


Growth form: Shrub
Other uses

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Rhus fraseri - Leafy shrub up to c 2 m high. Leaf stalks and underside of leaflets velvety, upper side thinly hairy; stalk c 4 cm long; leaflets lance-shaped, up to 14 cm long X 4 cm wide, sharp-pointed, entire (occasional tooth may be present). Inflorescences terminal and lateral, copiously branched, hairy.

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.

Included in Tree Atlas.

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