African Plant Database

Delosperma nakurense (Engl.) Herre
Information on the genus : Delosperma
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum nakurense Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mesembryanthemum nakurense Engl. (1909)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby decumbent (or pendulous) somewhat woody, lax, succulent margins, 3 mm high (comprising the flower); leaves ribbonlike,
Ecology : Rocky volcanic cliffs or outcrops, hanging down from cliffs; or decumbent in open grassy places. in dry bushland; 1200-2350 m alt.
  Very variable in habit, flower colour.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 26: 47 (2008)

Bibliography other :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2/1: 243
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 111851
Record n°111851
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