African Plant Database

Tragia kirkiana Müll. Arg.
Protologue : Flora 47: 538 (1864)
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tragia stolziana Pax & K. Hoffm.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, monoecious, sometimes erect, often trailing or climbing herb 60-150 cm tall, often with several stems arising from a single root.
Ecology : Wooded and open grassland, sometimes in seasonally wet places; spreading into disturbed areas; riverine forest and thicket; gully forest; plateau; miombo; rocky outcrops; 180-1280 m alt.
  S. Africa.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106964
Record n°106964
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