African Plant Database

Grewia avellana Hiern
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 94 (1896) 
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia calycina N.E. Br. (1909)
=Grewia hydrophila K. Schum. (1903)
=Grewia perennans K. Schum. (1903)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rhizomatous, rounded shrub to 2 m tall.
Ecology : Woodland in dry areas (rainfall to 60 mm p.a.); often found with Baikiaea plurijuga on Kalahari sand; ±1150 m alt. S. Africa, Namibia, Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Shrub - Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 885 - 1220 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, NC
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carte afrique num 121635
Record n°121635
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