Chionanthus peglerae – Giant pock ironwood – Reusepokysterhout – isiZimane

Chionanthus peglerae is native to temperate, forested regions and tropical Asia, but can be found worldwide, except for the Arctic. The common name for this tree ‘Giant pock ironwood’ comes from the pock marks that are found on the axils of leaves. These pock marks are believed to provide habitat for symbiotic microbes. In South [...]