A vibrant, healthy and quite tall Punica protopunica, found next to the walls of the north east of Socotra. These vertical cliffs provide shade and moisture for much longer than the exposed part of Socotra, and thus the species that grow here, next to the wall, are very healthy. Endemic.
Archive for 'Lythraceae'
Altitude: 767 metres. Native range is Bolivia to Brazil.
I found this specimen growing in the cracks of the sandstone by the river next to Kamoiran Lodge.