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Ancylobothrys petersiana

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Kingdom  Plantae
Genus  Ancylobothrys
Order  Gentianales
Family  Apocynaceae
Rank  Species
Ancylobothrys petersiana
Similar  Ancylobothrys, Saba consis, Annona senegalensis, Strophanthus, Commelina

Ancylobothrys petersiana grows as a climbing shrub up to 6 metres (20 ft) tall. Its fragrant flowers feature a creamy or white corolla. Fruit is spherical, up to 6 centimetres (2.4 in) in diameter. Vernacular names include "climbing wild apricot". Habitat is woodland and rocky hillsides. A. petersiana is found in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa, the Comoros and Madagascar.

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Ancylobothrys petersiana Wikipedia


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