SA No. 253

Zanthoxylum capense

Kleinknophout / Small knobwood

Family: Rutaceae

Where can i find this tree. Locations to follow soon – watch this space!

DBTR4743

Few people know that the Small Knobwood is a member of the Citrus family. Pick a leaf , rub it and smell. A stunning little tree with its knobbly trunk. Nice walking sticks are made from this tree.

HZLT5110    QFJH5924

Birds:

A variety of birds enjoy the fruit.

Animals:

Klipspringer, Bushbuck and Kudu eat the leaves as well as Monkeys.

QTRT3839    FBQC2035

INQY0286    CWKK9482

BJHP2478

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