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Forest Fever-berry tree

Afrikaans name: Boskoosbessie

Forest Fever Berry

Forest Fever Berry

Photo © Steven Herbert

Croton sylvaticus

The Forest Fever-berry is more of a large shrub than a tree.

It occurs from South Africa through to the tropical regions of the continent.

The leaves are light green in colour and medium sized.

The flowers of the Forest Fever-Berry tree are pale yellow in colour. Its fruit is also yellow when ripe.

Forest Fever-berry

Above - Forest Fever Berry

Photo © Steven Herbert



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