Swaziland's Flora Database:
Xerophyta retinervis Baker
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Shrub
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: widespread
Local abundance: occasional
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Xerophyta retinervis - Very robust, stems irregularly branched, up to 1,8 m high. Perianth segments usually more than 4 cm long, deep mauve.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.
Culverwell, J., K.P. Braun (in prep). Mlawula Nature Reserve Annotated Flora Checklist (incomplete, unpublished)