African Plant Database

Grewia praecox K. Schum.
Family : Tiliaceae
Information on the genus : Grewia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Grewia praecox K. Schum. subsp. praecox (1892)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Grewia congesta Weim.
=Grewia albiflora K. Schum. (1900)
Taxon infra-specific
Grewia praecox K. Schum. subsp. praecox (1892)
Grewia praecox subsp. latiovata C. Whitehouse (2001)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Twiggy shrub or tree to 4 m tall, scrambling on other plants; flowers appearing when the leaves are very small, discolorous.
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Ecology : Drier areas (rainfall ±60 mm p.a.); Colophospermum mopane woodland, and with Terminalia, Commiphora spp., etc.; laterite; 700-1500 m alt.; 1-550 m alt.
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Record n°174296 modified 2007-01-09
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