African Plant Database

Grewia bicolor Juss. var. bicolor
Family : Tiliaceae
Information on the genus : Grewia
Basionym : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Status for SA : autonym unused (present)
Status for TA : autonym unused (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Grewia bicolor Juss. (1804)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia disticha Dinter & Burret (1910)
=Grewia kwebensis N.E. Br. (1909)
=Grewia miniata Mast. ex Hiern (1896)
=Grewia heterophylla A. Rich. (1847)
=Grewia cinerea A. Rich. (1847)
=Grewia discolor Fresen. (1837)
=Grewia pallida Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1847)
=Grewia grisea N.E. Br. (1909)
=Grewia mossambicensis Burret (1910)
=Grewia madandensis J. R. Drumm. ex Baker f. (1911)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial - Tree, Shrub - Ht up to 9 m. Alt: 30 - 1350 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 70 (1986).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1:
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see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
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Record n°121636
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