African Plant Database

Polygala abyssinica R. Br. ex Fresen.
Protologue : Mus. Senckenberg. 2: 273 (1837)
Information on the genus : Polygala
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or ascending annual or perennial herb, 10-60-120 cm
Ecology : Dry grassland; stony or rocky ground; rarely in cultivated fields; 600-3300 m alt. Arabia, Socotra, Afghanistan, NW India.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 534 (2006).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°115575 modified 2006-11-22
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