Wild Medlar

Vangueria infausta Wild Medlar / Wildemispel Tswana: Mmilo or Mothwanye (SA National Tree number 702)

Common Wild Pear

Dombeya rotundifolia Common Wild Pear, Bushveld Bride/Gewone Drolpeer, Bruid-van-die-Bosveld Tswana: Motubane, Mokgofa (SA National Tree number 471)

Mountain Cabbage Tree

Cussonia paniculata Highveld/Mountain Cabbage Tree/Kiepersol Tswana: Motsetse

Blue Guarri

Euclea crispa Blue Guarri/Bloughwarrie Tswana: Motlhaletsogane, Seretlwane (SA National Tree number 594)

Velvet Brandybush

Grewia flavaWild or Velvet Raisin, Brandybush, Velvetbrandybush/Wilderosyntjie, FluweelrosynjtieTswana: Motlwa, Moretlhwa(SA National Tree number 459.1)

Bladder-Nut

Diospyros whyteana Bladder-Nut / Swartbas, Bostolbas N.Sotho: Mohlatsane (SA National Tree number 611)

Sagewood

Buddleja salviifolia Sagewood/Saliehout, Bergsalie Zulu: iLoshane (SA National Tree number 637)

Wild Olive

Olea Europaea subsp. africana Wild Olive / Olienhout,Swartolienhout,Olyfboom   Tswana: Motlhware  (SA National Tree number 617) 

Buffalo Thorn

Ziziphus mucronata Buffalo thorn/Buffelsdoring/Blinkblaar-wag-‘n-bietjie Tswana: Mokgalo, Mokalabata (SA National Tree number 447)

Wild Gardenia

Rothmania capensis (aka Common Rothmania) Wild Gardenia / Wildekatjiepiering (Aapsekos) Zulu: umPhazane-mkhulu (SA National Tree number 693)

Scented Thorn

Acacia nilotica

River Bushwillow

Combretum erythrophyllum River Bushwillow / Rivier Vaderlandswilg   Tswana: Modubunoka/Modubu   (SA National Tree number 536)  

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