African Plant Database


Agave vivipara L. var. vivipara
Family : Agavaceae
Family (APGIII) : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 323 (1753)  
Notes : [Am.S.]
Information on the genus : Agave
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Agave vivipara L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Agave angustifolia Haw. var. angustifolia
=Agave angustifolia Haw.
=Agave owenii I.M. Johnst.
=Agave pacifica Trel. (1920)
=Agave yaquiana Trel. (1920)
=Agave rigida Mill.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Succulent- Ht 0.5 - 1 m, 3.5 - 4 m when in flower. Alt: 0 - 2000 m. Distribution: EC, GA, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Brittonia 44: 74-75 (1992).
  • Bothalia 29: 100 (1999).
  • Bothalia 30: 43-46 (2000).
  • Bradleya 26: 37-39 (2008).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°13975 modified 2019-03-29
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