Swaziland's Flora Database:
Berula thunbergii (DC.) H.Wolff
(name current 2016)
(Berula erecta subsp. thunbergii)
Growth form: Herb
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Found within protected areas
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Sium thunbergii - Slender-stemmed, branching towards top, branches ending in inflorescences; hairless throughout. Stem ribbed. Leaves rather delicate, stalk up to 3 cm long, with up to six pairs of leaflets which stand out at right angles to axis, up to 2 cm long x 6 mm wide, with few triangular teeth. Umbels up to 6 cm diam with up to ten very slender rays; partial umbels with c 15 white flowers on stalks up to 3 mm long.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.