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Photo by Thomas Müller.

Author:  J.M.H.A. Perrier de la Bāthie, 1944
Family:  BURSERACEAE
Origin:  Madagascar
Soil:  Mix?
Water:  Medium?
Sun:  Maximum?
Thickness:  25 centimetres?
Height:  2 metres?
Flower:  White?
Propagate:  Seeds/Cuttings
Names:  -
Synonyms:  Commiphora kua var. gowlello, Jan Bevington Gillett, 1991
This member of the Burseraceae family was given this name by Joseph Marie Henry Alfred Perrier de la Bāthie in 1944. It is found on Madagascar, and I GUESS it will prefer a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. I THINK the stem can grow to 25 centimetres in diameter and reach two meters. 

The genera name from Greek kommi; 'gum' and Greek -phoros; 'carrying' for the balsam-like scented resin. The species name means 'looking like cole'

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