African Plant Database

Melhania burchellii DC.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 499 (1824)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melhania albicans Baker f. (1901)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb to 60 cm tall, or shrublet with prostrate or suberect branches arising from a woody rootstock.
Ecology : Drier types of woodland. Botswana, S. Africa, Namibia.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb - Ht 0.1 - 1 m. Alt: 950 - 1366 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP, NC, NW
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 120463
Record n°120463
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