African Plant Database

Melhania acuminata Mast. var. acuminata
Family : Sterculiaceae
Information on the genus : Melhania
Basionym : Melhania acuminata Mast.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melhania acuminata Mast. (1868)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.3 - 0.65 m. Alt: 62 - 1525 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 120458
Record n°120458 modified 2009-06-24
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