Anthocleista grandiflora – Forest-fever tree – Boskoorsboom – Mophala

Anthocleista grandiflora is an evergreen striking tree with a tall straight trunk topped with a crown of huge leaves. This medium to tall tree can reach a mature height of 5 to 35m and is characterised with slender, straight, smooth, light grey or brown trunk, branching high up the trunk. Anthocleista grandiflora is the only species found in southern Africa. This species is called [...]