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Ochna serrulata (Carnival ochna)

Fynblaarrooihout [Afrikaans]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Order: Malpighiales > Family: Ochnaceae > Genus: Ochna

Ochna serrulata (Carnival ochna)

Ochna serrulata, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. [photo H.G. Robertson, Iziko ]

Ochna serrulata (Carnival ochna)

African olive-pigeon (Columba arquatrix) in a Ochna serrulata bush, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. [photo H.G. Robertson, Iziko ]

Distribution in southern Africa: South Africa > Western Cape, Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, Limpopo; Swaziland