Swaziland's Flora Database:
Grewia subspathulata N.E.Br.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Shrub
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: lowveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Grewia subspathulata - Slender-branched shrub; stems almost hairless. Leaf-stalk c 3 mm long; blade oval, somewhat unequal-sided at base, tip pointed, lower surface white velvety-felted, upper with few hairs when young, toothing short but distinct, c 4 cm long x 2 cm wide. Inflorescences very grey, rather long-stalked, few-flowered, flowers rather small; petals yellow, shorter than sepals.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.