African Plant Database

Melhania forbesii Planch. ex Mast.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 231 (1868)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Branching shrublet ±90 cm tall; sometimes herbaceous annual, smaller.
Ecology : Drier types of woodland; bushy areas. Caprivi Strip, Namibia, Botswana, S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial - Shrub, Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.1 - 1.25 m. Alt: 45 - 1669 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; distribution: Africa.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 120467
Record n°120467
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