Maytenus lineata C. Wright ex Griseb.

Linear-leaved Maytenus (Maytenus lineata)

The Linear-leaved Maytenus is or was an up to 4 m tall shrub or little tree endemic to the Pinar del Río Province of Cuba and is now regarded as extinct. [1]

The species was locally known as Nazareno or Nazareno morado



[1] R. Berazaín: The extinct Flora of Cuba. Bissea 3(2). 2009


edited: 03.09.2020