African Plant Database


Monsonia burkeana Planch. ex Harv.
Family : GERANIACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 1: 255 (1860) 
Information on the genus : Monsonia
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Monsonia betschuanica R. Knuth (1912)
=Monsonia biflora DC. (1824)
=Monsonia glandulosissima Schinz (1903)
=Monsonia malvaeflora Schinz (1903)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial erect, suffrutescent herb, 30-60 cm tall; annual shoots stems rooting at the lower nodes, much-branched from
Ecology : Grassland of hot, semi-arid to moderately moist savanna; 1340- 2000 m alt. S. Africa, Botswana; Namibia.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 0.4 m. Alt: 427 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, LP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 32: t.1278 (1958).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 574 (1966).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 204 (1997).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 204 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°10847 modified 2009-04-02
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