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Family: BURSERACEAE 

 Commiphora wildii
 

Photo by: Tim Harvey.

  
Author:  Hermann Merxmüller 1960
Family:  Burseraceae
Habitat:  Namibia
Soil:  Grit
Water:  Minimum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  50 centimetres
Height:  100 (150) centimetres
Flower:  Greenish Yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  Oak-leaved Commiphora
Synonyms:  -

Photo by Gregg DeChirico.

   This member of the Burseraceae family was described by Hermann Merxmüller in 1960. It is found in Namibia, growing in grit with little to some water and lots of sun. The stem can grow to 50 centimetres in diameter, the plant can reach 100 centimetres in height and 150 centimetres or more in diameter.