African Plant Database

Hermannia boraginiflora Hook.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 6: t.597 (1843)  
Information on the genus : Hermannia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub, bushy, much-branched from the base; branches and branchlets suberect or ascending, to 60 cm tall.
Ecology : Dryer types of woodland, often accompanying Colophospermum mopane or Acacia spp. Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.2 - 0.4 m. Alt: 168 - 1700 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 246 (1937).
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