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Dimorphotheca fruticosa (L.) Less.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Information on the genus : Dimorphotheca
Basionym : Calendula fruticosa L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calendula fruticosa L.
 Osteospermum fruticosum (L.) Norl.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Calendula diffusa Salisb.
=Osteospermum riparium O. Hoffm. (1898)
=Blaxium decumbens Cass.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb, Succulent, Suffrutex- Ht 0.3 - 0.6 m. Alt 0 - 50 m. Distribution: EC, KN, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Lessing, C.F. (1832). Synopsis Generum Compositarum Earumque Dispositionis Novae Tentamen Monographiis Multarum Capensium Interjectis... Berolini [Berlin]
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1894). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 3: 419
  • Compositae Newslett. 25: 46-47 (1994).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 39 (1997).
 
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