African Plant Database


Solanum tuberosum L.
Family : SOLANACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 185 (1753)
Information on the genus : Solanum
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb - Ht 0.3 - 1 m. Alt: 1650 - 2670 m. Distribution: LES, GA

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 123 (2012).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 130 (1985).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • DESFONTAINES R. L. (1798). Flora Atlantica, sive Historia Plantarum, quae in Atlante, Agro tunetano et algeriensi crescunt. [vol. 1] Paris. Vol. I, p. 1-444 [p.193]
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition. Sommerfeltia 17: [1-295]
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 119814
 
Record n°119814 modified 2008-11-06
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