Swaziland's Flora Database:
Gardenia thunbergia L.f.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Tree/shrub
Southern African Endemic
Swaziland abundance: rare
Swaziland distribution: one locality
Local abundance: very rare
Red Data Book Information:
Status: CR C2b Threats: Deforestation Distribution: Jilobi Forest (Lebombo) This species is very well represented outside Swaziland, common in coastal areas from as far afield as the Eastern Cape in South Africa. Only a few individuals seen. Known from a small subpopulation.
This species is very well represented outside Swaziland, common in coastal areas from as far afield as the Eastern Cape in South Africa.
Included in Tree Atlas.
Coates Palgrave, K. 1977. Trees of southern Africa, edn 1. C. Struik, Cape Town, Johannesburg.
Palmer, E. & Pitman, N. 1972. Trees of southern Africa. Balkema, Cape Town.
Pooley, E. 1993. The complete field guide to trees of Natal, Zululand and Transkei. Natal Flora Publications Trust, Durban.