Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Putterlickia
Family: Celastraceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
pyracantha
NOTES

A rigid, spiny shrub. The obovate, leathery leaves, which are sometimes toothed, are borne in groups in the thorn axils. The plant is not warty.


AUTHORITY
(L.) Szyszyl.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white flowers are borne in axillary cymes. The capsules are red and the seeds have an orange aril
Colour: White
Common Name
Needle thorn
Basterpendoring
Naalddoring
Wildegranaat
Habitat
NOTES: Found in the bush on the Geelhout side
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
February
March
April
May
June
July
April
Synonyms for Species
Celastrus pyracantha



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