Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 9 to
Size: Usually to 20' tall but can be larger
Needle-like juvenile leaves in spirals, adult leaves scale-like, dark green. Brown to gray bark with thin vertical fissures, flaking, reddish underneath.
Published in J. S. African Bot. 38: 303 in 1972.
Native to South Africa, Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
Basionym Brunia nodiflora L.
I saw this plant at the Clemson Botanical Garden.