African Plant Database

Peddiea africana Harv.
Protologue : J. Bot. (Hooker) 2: 266 (1840)
Information on the genus : Peddiea
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Peddiea harveyi Meisn. (1857)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peddiea parviflora Hook. f. (1862)
=Peddiea thomensis Exell (1944)
=Peddiea volkensii Gilg (1894)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub ro 2 m tall, or tree 4-8 m.
Ecology : Rain-forest; ±1300 m alt. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Tree, Shrub - Ht 0.6 - 9.14 m. Alt: 5 - 1900 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 49: t.1930 (1986).
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Record n°121175 modified 2007-03-30
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