African Plant Database


Combretum kraussii Hochst.
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Flora 27(2): 424 (1844)
Information on the genus : Combretum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Combretum nelsonii Dummer (1913) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Combretum woodii Dummer (1913) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=*Combretum lucidum E. Mey. ex Drège 1843, non Blume 1825
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6(-10) m high, or shrub; leaves turning wine-red in autumn.
Ecology : Rocky hillsides, forest margins, rain-forest, grassland; 800 m alt. S. Africa. Near C. erythrophyllum.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1 - 12 m. Alt: 5 - 1980 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 589 (1966).
  • Trees Natal, Zululand & Transkei : 358 (1993).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 274 (1997).

Bibliography other :
  • Bothalia 41: 140 (2011)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 1071
 
Record n°1071 modified 2009-05-19
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