Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
subsp. huillense (Hiern) F. White

Selected images: Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record View all images (3)

Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam

Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam

Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense

Photo: Bart Wursten
Haka Game Park

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Syzygium huillense (Hiern) Engl.
Common names: Dwarf waterberry (English)
Frequency:
Status:
Description:
Dwarf suffrutex, growing from a rhizome, up to 0.6 m tall but usually less. Leaves variable, ovate, obovate to lanceolate-elliptic. Flowers often on new growth growing straight from the rhizome. The fruits are edible.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat:
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Mozambique distribution:
Growth form(s): Shrub under 2 m.
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species
Literature:

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 699. As Syzygium huillense (Includes a picture).

White, F. (1978). Myrtaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 198 - 203.

Other sources of information about Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense
Flora of Zambia: Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense
Flora of Zimbabwe: Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Syzygium guineense
African Plant Database: Syzygium guineense
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Syzygium guineense
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Syzygium guineense
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Syzygium guineense
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Syzygium guineense
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Syzygium guineense
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Syzygium guineense
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Syzygium guineense
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Syzygium guineense
JSTOR Plant Science: Syzygium guineense
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Syzygium guineense
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Syzygium guineense
The Plant List (version 1.1): Syzygium guineense
Tropicos: Syzygium guineense


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Syzygium guineense subsp. huillense.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=142380, retrieved 16 February 2019

Site software last modified: 3 April 2018 9:58pm
Terms of use