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 Halleria lucida   Halleria lucida
 Halleria lucida   Halleria lucida
 Halleria lucida   Halleria lucida
 Halleria lucida   Halleria lucida

Habitat

Damp shady kloofs

Altitude

low coastal

Flowering time

Description

Evergreen tree from ten to 30 metres. Birds enjoy the edible fruit and the nectar from the brick red and yellow tubular sessile flowers. Leaves drooping ovate, thinly leathery, bright green above. Fruit fleshy , ovoid, black when ripe but not tasty.

          

          

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2015 / 3 / 27