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 Post subject: Shrub: Caterpillar bush (Ormocapum trichocarpum)
Unread postPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2012 11:35 am 
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Sorry I dont know if somebody has posted this before but I cant ID this tree

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 Post subject: Re: Quick ID help
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The flowers look like a tree wisteria, but I really are not a plant expert!!

Will have a look tonight in my tree books.

Where did you take the photos of this tree?? That might help to identify it.

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 Post subject: Re: Quick ID help
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Mafunyane - looks like Cork Bush to me. Will also need to confirm tho'

A smallish tree??

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 Post subject: Re: Quick ID help
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It is the caterpillar bush or Ormocapum trichocarpum

Thought I knew and checked with the expert across the desk from me!

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 Post subject: Re: Quick ID help
Unread postPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:36 am 
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Thank allot Ecojunkie.

It had me stumped. The photos were taken on a farm in Limpopo

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