Myrsine pillansii – Large Cape myrtle – Grootmirting

Myrsine pillansii is closely related to Myrsine africana and is similarly indigenous to South Africa. This rare species naturally occurs in low scrub or bush, or along streams at the margins of evergreen forest. Usually a much-branched shrub, and occasionally a small tree, the plant can grow up to 4 m in height. The bark [...]