Coprosma tenuicaulis

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Coprosma tenuicaulis
Coprosma tenuicaulis 11.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Genus: Coprosma
C. tenuicaulis
Binomial name
Coprosma tenuicaulis

Coprosma tenuicaulis, commonly called swamp coprosma is a native shrub of New Zealand. As its name suggests C. tenuicaulis is found in wet, boggy soil in and around swamp or lake areas.

The shrub flowers in early spring and produces black/red fruit that ripen between February and June.[1]


  1. ^ "Coprosma tenuicaulis swamp coprosma". Forest Flora. Retrieved 15 August 2012.