African Plant Database

Polygala virgata var. decora (Sond.) Harv.
Information on the genus : Polygala
Basionym : Polygala decora Sond.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polygala decora Sond.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polygala speciosa auct. sensu Burtt Davy (1926), excl. synonym Polygala virgata Thunb. var. speciosa (Sims) Harv.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub Ht 1.5 - 3 m. Alt 5 - 2135 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 30: t.1192 (1955).
  • Fontqueria 50: 249-250 (1998).
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°115568
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