African Plant Database

Tragia prionoides Radcl.-Sm.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 42(2): 397 (1987)
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing branched perennial herb or shrub, to 9 m tall when supported, monoecious.
Ecology : North-facing hot sunny kloofs; wooded cliffs among granite boulders; fringing forest; 1000-1500 m alt.
  S. Africa.
  Confused with members of the T. okanyua - brevipes - benthamii complex.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb, Climber - Ht 0.4 - 9 m. Alt: 410 - 1500 m. Distribution: GA, NW
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°106939
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