Swaziland's Flora Database:
Combretum apiculatum Sond. subsp. apiculatum
(name current 2016)
mbondvo lamnyana, Inkukutu
Growth form: Tree
Found within protected areas
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Combretum apiculatum - (Imbondvo lamnyana, Inkukutu) Shrub or small tree, sometimes deciduous. Leaf-stalk up to 1 cm long; blade oval, up to 9 cm long X 5 cm wide, margin slightly wavy, tip usually with sharp narrow point, often twisted to one side, veins prominent below, sometimes slightly downy, surface sometimes sticky, lower side with numerous very small glandular dots. Inflorescences with very slender stalk up to 1,5 cm long, flowering part elongated, up to 3 cm long, flowers greenish yellow. Fruits c 2,5 cm long x 2 cm wide across wings, sometimes sticky.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.