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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Carissa macrocarpa (Eckl.) A.DC. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 8: 336 (1844).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Kenya to SE. Cape Prov.
23 ZAI 25 KEN 26 MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 CPP NAT TVL (28) asc (36) chs (63) haw (76) ari (77) tex (79) mxc mxs (80) els hon nic (81) bah jam lee pue trt
Lifeform: Nanophan. or phan.
Remarks: Widely cultivated for its edible fruit.
Family: Apocynaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts