Swaziland's Flora Database:
Maytenus undata (Thunb.) Blakelock
(name current 2016)
South African Holly
Growth form: Tree
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: various
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Maytenus undata - Large shrub or small tree, spineless, hairless throughout. Leaves lance-shaped or oval, shortly stalked, tapering to both ends, more or less toothed, teeth blunt or sharp, up to 10 cm long x 4 cm wide. Flowers mostly several in tuft, petals cream or greenish. Fruits round, c 5 mm diam, pale yellow.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.