South African Trees (A-E)

Southern Africa has about 1 700 different native trees. Below are those which have featured as Plant of the Week. This list keeps growing. See Arbor Week for a list of Trees of the Year.

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Acacia ataxacantha
Acacia caffra
Acacia erioloba
Acacia galpinii
Acacia hebeclada
Acacia karroo
Acacia nilotica subsp. kraussiana
Acacia polyacantha
Acacia sieberiana var. woodii
Acacia xanthophloea
Adansonia digitata
Adenopoda spicata
Afzelia quanzensis
Alberta magna
Albizia adianthifolia
Aloe barberae
Aloe dichtoma
Aloe pillansii
Aloe plicatilis
Apodytes dimidiata
Atalaya alata
Balanites maughamii subsp. maughamii
Barringtonia racemosa
Berchemia zeyheri
Bersama lucens
Bolusanthus speciosus
Boscia albitrunca
Brabejum stellatifolium
Brachylaena discolor
Bridelia micrantha
Bruguiera gymnorrhiza
Buddleja auriculata
Buddleja saligna

Buddleja salviifolia

Burkea africana
Buxus macowanii
Cassia abbreviata subsp. beareana
Cassine peragua
Calodendrum capense
Calpurnia aurea subsp.aurea
Canthium inerme
Catha edulis
Celtis africana
Cladostemon kirkii
Clerodendron glabrum
Cola greenwayi
Colophospermum mopane
Combretum erythrophyllum
Combretum imberbe
Combretum kraussii
Combretum molle
Combretum mossambicense
Combretum woodii
Cordia caffra
Cordyla africana
Croton gratissimus
Croton sylvaticus
Craibia zimmermannii
Cryptocarya woodii
Crytocarya wyliei
Cunonia capensis
Curtisia dentata
Cussonia paniculata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia transvaalensis
Dais cotinifolia
Deinbollia oblongifolia
Dichrostachys cinerea
Diospyros austro-africana
Diospyros dichrophylla
Diospyros mespiliformis
Diospyros whyteana
Diplorhynchus condylocarpon
Dombeya autumnalis

Dombeya burgessiae

Dombeya rotundifolia
Dovyalis caffra
Dovyalis rhamnoides
Dovyalis zeyheri
Dracaena aletriformis
Ekebergia capensis
Ekebergia pterophylla
Elaeodendron croceum
Elaeodendron traansvaalense
Engelerophytum magalismontanum
Engelerophytum natalense
Ensete ventricosum
Erica caffra
Erythrina caffra
Erythrina humeana
Erythrina latissima
Erythrina lysistemon
Erythrophysa transvaalensis
Euclea divinorum
Euclea natalensis
Euphorbia cooperi
Euphorbia ingens
Euphorbia tirucalli

Trees F-O
Trees P-Z

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