Harpephyllum caffrum Bernh. ex C.F. Krauss.
- Common Name: Kaffir Plum
- Family: Anacardiaceae Lindl.
- Country of Origin: South Africa
- Description: A South African small tree, very ornamental, branches are brittle in heavy winds. It flowers and fruits from summer to fall. The fruit are red about an inch long, thin skin and sweet flesh. Grown in Florida and Southern California.
- Culture: It is propagated by seed or cuttings.
- Poisonous Plant Parts - Not for Human Consumption
Can cause contact dermatitis in sensitive individuals.
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- Accession # 199500167
- Accession Date: 12-31-1995
- Bench: 1115 - AFR:Eastern Cape B
- Qty: 1 confirmed on 03-20-2013
- Division: Magnoliophyta
- Class: Magnoliopsida
- SubClass: eurosid II
- Order: Sapindales
- Family: Anacardiaceae
- SubFamily: Spondiadoideae
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