African Plant Database


Pelargonium capitatum (L.) L'Hér.
Family : GERANIACEAE
Protologue : Hortus Kew. (W. Aiton) 2: 425 (1789)
Information on the genus : Pelargonium
Basionym : Geranium capitatum L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Geranium capitatum L. (1753)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.25 - 1 m. Alt: 1 - 1300 m. Distribution: EC, KN, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 15[3 & 4]: 345-385 (1985).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (1896). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 114 (2004).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 10331
 
Record n°10331 modified 2011-11-08
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