African Plant Database

Tulbaghia friesii Suess.
Family : Alliaceae
Protologue : Trans. Rhodesia Sci. Assoc. 43: 76 (1951)
Information on the genus : Tulbaghia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Tulbaghia rhodesica Weim. (1937) (1937), non R.E.Fr (1916).
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender herb 18-30 cm tall with a small corm, 2-2,5x1-1,5 cm; leaves filiform
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Ecology : Steep rocky grassland; also damp grassland; 1500-2100 m alt.
  A high altitude variant of T. alliacea ?

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Bot. (Rome) 34: 98 (1975).
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Record n°14087 modified 2007-02-19
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