Combretum molle R.Br. ex G.Don

Common name

English: Velvet bushwillow

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Myrtales (71)

        Family: Combretaceae (9) (family description)

          Genus: Combretum (2)

           Epithet: molle R.Br. ex G.Don (5)

Synonyms: Combretum ankolense Bagsh., Combretum deserti Engl.

deserti => desert

molle => soft, tender, usually meaning pubescent like velvet

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical, tropical

Habit: tree, arborescent

Flower colour: yellow, beige

External links

Check for Combretum molle at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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