African Plant Database

Ocimum angustifolium Benth.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 12: 37 (1848) 
Information on the genus : Ocimum
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Becium angustifolium (Benth.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ocimum filiforme Gürke
=Ocimum poggeanum Briq. (1894)
=Ocimum randii S. Moore (1900)
=Ocimum scoparium Gürke (1895)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: Perennial. -Shrub, herb. - Ht 0.2 – 0.6 m. Alt: 1300 – 1854 m. Distribution: B, LIM, NW, G, M

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 28[4]: 223-227 (1985).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 117257
Record n°117257
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