African Plant Database

Cleome allamanii Chiov.
Family : Capparaceae
Information on the genus : Cleome
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela allamani (Chiov.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cleome grata R.A. Graham (1958)
 Sieruela allamani (Chiov.) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, branching, rather low-growing, to at least 30 cm.
Ecology : Deciduous bushland and semi-desert scrub on sandy or rocky disturbed ground; 30-1050 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • 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: 57
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