African Plant Database


Corchorus olitorius L. var. olitorius
Family : Tiliaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Information on the genus : Corchorus
Basionym : Corchorus olitorius L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Corchorus olitorius L. (1753)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual -Herb - Ht 0.4 - 1.82 m. Alt: 45 - 520 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 658 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°121592 modified 2009-06-23
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