African Plant Database

Grewia lepidopetala Garcke
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 135 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia palustris K. Schum. (1900)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Scrambling or erect shrub or tree to 6 m tall, with slender, rounded, ramose branches.
Ecology : Dry valleys of the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers; woodland and thicket along rivers; occasionally found on termitaria; swampy depressions on marshy soil; 50-700 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°121730 modified 2007-01-09
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