Devil's Thorn

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Vital Statistics

Name
Devil Thorn or Boot Protectors
Latin Name
Dicerocaryum senecioides
Description
Small annual herb with trailing stems. Leaves are opposite and toothed; flowers are pink-mauve in colour and trumpet-shaped.
Habitat
The plant is found in South Africa, Malawi, Botswana, Mozambique and Zimbabwe
Seed
Seeds are held in a flattish capsule with 2 erect spines.
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