African Plant Database


Pelargonium peltatum (L.) L'Hér.
Family : GERANIACEAE
Protologue : Hortus Kew. 2: 427 (1789)
Information on the genus : Pelargonium
Basionym : Geranium peltatum L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Geranium peltatum L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pelargonium lateripes L'Hér. (1789)
=Pelargonium scutatum Sweet (1821)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Ht 0.1 - 2 m. Alt: 6 - 1220 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 50: 1-14 (1984).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 80 (1997).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 261 (1986).
  • 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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 10522
 
Record n°10522
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