African Plant Database

Plectranthus caninus Roth
Information on the genus : Plectranthus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Coleus caninus (Roth) Vatke (1871)
 Plectranthus caninus Roth subsp. caninus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Plectranthus pachyphyllus Gürke ex T. Cooke (1910)
=Coleus spicatus Benth.
=Coleus comosus var. rondinella (Spreng.) Cufod.
=Coleus spicatus var. rondinella Spreng. (1896)
=Coleus heynei Benth.
=Coleus pachyphyllus Gürke (1906)
Taxon infra-specific
Plectranthus caninus Roth subsp. caninus
Plectranthus caninus subsp. flavovirens (Gürke) A.J. Paton (2009)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb, Succulent - Ht 0.15 - 0.4 m. Alt: 1000 - 1200 m. Distribution: NAM, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 85 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 116838
Record n°116838
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