Tricalysia sp

Tricalysia species by Michael Plagens

Tugen Hills, Baringo County, Kenya. Dec. 2015.

LEAVES: The elliptical leaves are white-pubescent when new but darken with age. Opposite on the stems and with smooth margins.

TREE: A small tree or shrub with several crooked trunks.


RANGE: Large number of variable species in Africa.

FRUIT: Mature into red berries.


Rubiaceae -- Coffee Family

More Information:

Kenya Natural History

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