African Plant Database

Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R. Br.
Protologue : Hortus Kew., ed. 2 3: 409 (1811)
Information on the genus : Leonotis
Basionym : Phlomis nepetifolia L.
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Phlomis nepetifolia L. (1753)
 Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R. Br. var. nepetifolia
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Leonotis kwebensis N.E. Br. (1909)
Taxon infra-specific
Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R. Br. var. nepetifolia
Leonotis nepetifolia var. africana (P. Beauv.) J. K. Morton
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Montane, Dry, Subarid; Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 127 (2004).

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:266 (2012)
More info on :
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°165336 modified 2007-04-02
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