Family Name: Combretaceae
Common Name: Spiny Black Olive,
Dwarf Geometry Tree,
Synonym: Bucida milinetii, Terminalia Molinetii
They have small leaves and thorns and and grow out erratically in all directions, forming diamond-like lace. The tree produces a small, black seed-capsule.It grow as 40 ft tall evergreen tree with a smooth trunk holding up strong, wind-resistant branches, forming a pyramidal shape when young but developing a very dense, full, oval to rounded crown with age.