African Plant Database

Schlechterina mitostemmatoides Harms
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 148 (1902) 
Information on the genus : Schlechterina
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber or sparsely-branched shrub to 3 m high, showing conspicuous heterophylly; perennial rootstock; older stem corky; tendrils 3-10(-15) cm long.
Ecology : Dry evergreen and riverine forest, Brachystegia woodland; coastal bushland; shrubby savanna, thickets; on sandy or black soils; 0-700 m alt. S. Africa (NE Natal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub, Climber Ht 1 - 3 m. Alt 5 - 700 m. Distribution: KN

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 22: 118-120 (1976).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°114579 modified 2006-11-16
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