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Common name

English: Velvet bushwillow

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Myrtales (76)

        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

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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