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Photography of Homer L. Shantz

Oil seed tree

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
Morula sclerocarya (called Kaffir bos), a valuable oil nut tree - Pole Evans in photo. A large beautiful tree - bears a large seed with 3 plugs to aid germination - a valuable tree, should be tries in southwest, possibly in Florida. [Shantz travel journal, Oct. 12, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19191012_36431_m
Created: 
1919-10-12
City: 
Wonderboom
City Then: 
Wonderboom
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
South Africa
Country Then: 
South Africa
Province: 
Gauteng
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No