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Species Information

leaves, fruit    leaves, flowers    leaves, flowers    leaves, fruit    leaves, fruit   
Searsia harveyi (Moffett) Moffett
(Rhus harveyi Moffett)
(name current July 2011)
(author citation updated July 2011)
Harvey's Currant
(Rhus fraseri)
(Rhus harveyi Moffett)

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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