Swaziland's Flora Database:
Combretum kraussii Hochst.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Tree
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: widespread
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Combretum kraussii - Large tree, hairless throughout, sometimes with minute scales on young leaves. Leaf-stalk c 7 mm long; blades lance-shaped, narrowing to both ends, usually pointed, up to 7 cm long X 2,5 cm wide, paler beneath, often very pale at time of flowering. Inflorescences elongated up to 3 cm long, sometimes spherical, on very slender stalks c 1,5 cm long; flowers dull pinkish. Fruits c 1,5 cm long and wide.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.