PAMUZINDA TREE LIST

Pamuzinda means "The Royal Meeting Place"

It is an an exclusive wildlife estate in the Serui Valley - an hour from Harare

The list below has been compiled of species of trees found on the estate over a period of 5 years by Adrian Lind and the game scouts and staff of the lodge.

It will be of interest to past, present and future vistors to the area.

This list is published with the kind permission of Pamuzinda Safari Lodge

Coates Palgrave Page No.
BOTANICAL NAME   
ENGLISH NAME  
CHIZEZURU
228 Acacia Abyssinica* Nyanga flat top   muunga (all dialects)
241 Acacia karroo        Sweet thorn   

mubayamhondoro, muunga

235 Acacia erubescens Blue thorn gowe (ndebele) chisosampoyolo (Hlengwe)
237 Acacia galpinii Monket thorn mu/chinanga
238 Acaicia goetzei Purple-pod acacia  
246 Acacia nilotica   Scented pod acacia    mubayamhondoro, muunga
247 Acacia polyacantha     White thorn tree    mungone
248 Acacia rehmanniana    Silky acacia  mubayamhondoro, muunga
253 Acacia Xanthophloea* Fever tree   jelenga (hlengwe)
217 Albiazia amara     Bitter albizia    muora - also muvora, muwora
218 Albizia antunesiana Purple leaved albizia muriranyenze, mudyahumba, mugaranyenze
220 Albizia harveyi    Sickle leaved albizia    muora - also muvora, muwora
586 Anzania garckeana Snot apple      mutohwe
338 Balanites aegyptiaca     Simple thorned torchwood`  nyahoko, muvambangoma (chikorekore)
283 Bauhinia galpinii  Red bauhinia       mun’ando, chigwendere. fomwe, mupondo, muzazan’ando
283 Bauhinia petersiana    White bauhinia     mun’ando, chigwendere, mupondo
552 Berchemia discolor     Bird Plum    munyii
300 Bolusanthus speciosus Tree wisteria       mupaka, mukweshangoma, munyati,      murutsa, musvingamhara
271 Brachystegia boehmii   Prince of Wales feathers  mupfuti
273 Brachystegia spiciformis Msasa    musasa
412 Bridelia cathartica Knobby bridelia mumbarembare, mupambare,mupurungu, murapambare, mutsvitsvirondo
266 Burkea africana Burkea - False ash  mukarati
287 Cassia abbreviata    Long pod cassia    muvheneka, muremberembe
513 Cassine transvaalensis Three petalled cassine mudangwa, mupetakafenga
851

Catunaregam spinosa  
(
Xeromphis obovata)

Thicket xeromphis   chizhunzhu, chitsuku,            chibayamakono,    muboorashomwe, mutomborashomwe           
96 Celtis africana Common celtis kamutuna, mugara, muguru, mukonachando, murima, musvutaderere
268 Colophospermum mopane Mopane  musaru
667 Combretum adenogonium (old name - combretum fragrans) Four leaved combretum mufitti, mugwabwa, muparurapweza, mupwedza
665 Combretum collinum   Variable combretum     mufitikarenje, muramba, muruka
667 Combretum erythrophyllum River combretum         mupumha, mutepe
668 Combretum hereroense Mouse eared combretum    amaivemugoro, murovamhuru,      mutechani
669 Combretum imberbe    Leadwood  muchenarota
671 Combretum molle   Velvet leaved combretum        mudziyaishe mugodo, mugoro, mupembere
676 Combretum zeyheri   Large fruited combretum muchenja
844 Crossopteryx febrifuga Crystal bark mubakatirwa, mukoko, mukombigo, muteyo
704 Cussonia spicata* Cabbage tree mufenje, musheme
319 Dalbergia melanoxylon Balckwood dalbergia murwiti, mugweze, muhati, mukudziti, mumhingwe, munhowe
747 Diospyros kirkii Pink diospyros mushenje
747 Diospyros lycioides Red star apple mupumhazvuru, mushumadombo, musvosvamhunga, musvovamhungu, mushawebungu, musvotamhungu, mutsvirikiti, mutsvitsva, nyatsvipa
748 Diospyros mespilliformus Ebony diospyros   mushenje
254 Dichrostachys cinerea  Chinese lantern -
Sickle bush  
mupangara
787 Diplorhynchus condylocarpon Rubber tree       musikanyimo, mutowa
592 Dombeya rotundifolia Wild pear        mutongotowa, mutohwechuru, mutondokatura, muwani
329 Erythrina abyssinica  Lucky bean tree      mutiti
737 Euclea divinorum  Diamond leaved euclea  mudziviriratsuro, mugarazvuru,   mugurameno, mushangura
447 Euphorbia ingens Candelabra tree mukonde
127 Faurea Saligna    Beechwood    mutsatsati, mugarahorwe
116 Ficus sycamorus Sycamore fig mukuyu, mukuyukono, muonde

111

16a

Ficus thonningii 

(Ficus natalensis)

Strangler fig  mutsamvi
857 Gardenia volkensii     Common gardenia  mutara
569 Grewia bicolor False brandy bush  mutongoro
571 Grewia flavenscens    Donkeyberry   mumhudzungwa
576 Grewia monticola Grey grewia mubura, muguramhanda, munjiri, mupimbiri, mutewa, mutongoro
280 Julbernadia globiflora Munondo munhondo
833 Kigelia africana Sausage tree mumvee, musonya
459 Lannea discolor Live long chizhenje, muhumbukumbu, mugan'acha, mumbumbu, mupuri, mupwanda. mushamba
461

Lannea schweinfurthii

(Lannea stuhlmannii)

False marula    musvinwa
325 Lonchocarpus capassa Rain tree      mupandapanda, muwirowiro, mumerafodya, mutangazhizha
496 Maytenus heterophylla Spike thorn mugaranjiva, chivhunabadzaq, chizhuzhu, musosaguva, musosawafa, musukameno, mutsotsova
501 Maytenus senegalensis  Confetti Tree     mugaranjiva, chivhunabadza, chizhuzhu, musosaguva
616 Monotes glaber   Pale fruited glaber    mushava, muvara
309 Mundulea sericea Cork bush mupumhamhene
774 Nuxia oppositifolia River nuxia rutfanzuti
607 Ochna pulchra Peeling bark ochna muminu, munzeramanga, muparamhosva, musvodzabveni, mutswatswari, muvezeramhanga
608 Ochna schweinfurthiana Brick red ochna muhara, muminu, muparamhosva, murambambare, musvodzabveni, muvezeramhanga
759 Olea europaea   Wild olive  mapfungo
471 Ozoroa reticulata   Tar berry     murungu, musukameno>mubedu, mudyamombe, mugaragunguwo, muridzamhara,
211 Parinari curatellifolia  issing tree, Mobola plum   muhacha
894 Pavetta gardeniifolia Comon pavetta muswiti
291 Peltophorum africanum  African wattle  muzeze, mujiza, mutandarombo,   nyamanyoka    
66 Phoenix reclinata Wild date palm muchindwe
284 Piliostigma thorningii
(Bauhinia thoningii)
Monkey bread    mutukutu, mubada
130 Protea angolensis   Northern protea     mubonda
396

Pseudolanchnostylis

maprouneifolia      

Duiker berry        mudyamhembwe, mukuvazviyo,

mutototo, mutzonzowa,  

611 Psorospermum febrifugum Christmas berry muminu, muparadzumusha, murapamatsi, mutswatswa, mu/nyamharadzi
321 Pterocarpus angolensis    Mukwa, Bloodwood   mubvamaropa, mukwa, mushambaropa
323 Pterocarpus rotundifolius Round leaved bloodwood     mumhungu
- Pterolobium stellatum Redwing rukato
481 Rhus cancea Willow rhis chisawu, mufokosiana, mutepe
488 Rhus tenuinervis Commiphora rhus mudzambuya, mufokosiana, murungamunya
457 Sclerocarya birrea  Marula  mupfura, mutsomo
288 Senna singueana (Cassia singueana) Scrambled egg tree       munzungu, kasakwe, musatanyoka, mutsumbudzi,  mukundanyoka
768 Strychnos potatorum Grape strychnos mudanhapfunye, mudyangudo, mudyakuwe, mudyambira, mukaka
769 Strychnos spinosa  Spiny monkey orange   mutamba-mun’ono
296 Swartzia madagascariensis Snake bean mucherekese, mukosho
691 Syzygium guineense Waterberry  mukute
683 Terminalia randii Small leaved terminalia musosahwai
684 Terminalia sericea Mangwe, Yellow wood mukonono
685 Terminalia stenostachya Rosette leaved terminalia mukononomukadzi, mukonomukuru,   mususumukuru
686 Terminalia trichopoda Hybrid terminalia  
380 Turrea nilotica Small mahogany chirambagavakava, chitunguru, chitsvimbovarisa, mudyakuwe, mukundanyoka, muzaramhanga
873 Vangueria randii Ant-heap wild medlar munzvirwa
876 Vangueriaiopsis lanciflora False wild medlar mutufu
811 Vitex payos    Chocolate berry  mutsubvu
159 Ximenia americana Small sourplum mutengeninyatwa, mutsanzvabere
159 Ximenia caffra Large sourplum mutengeni, mutsanzva
550 Ziziphus mucronata   Buffalo thorn muchecheni/u   

                          

      


* Does not occur locally.

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