African Plant Database

Aloe chabaudii Schönland
Family : Aloaceae
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe chabaudii Schönland var. chabaudii
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe chabaudii var. verekeri Christian (1938)
Taxon infra-specific
Aloe chabaudii Schönland var. chabaudii
Aloe chabaudii var. mlanjeana Christian (1938)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, suckering to form dense groups of plants, acaulescent or with a short stem; leaves in a dense rosette, erect, or spreading in shady habitats
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Ecology : In a wide range of habitats. On exposed rock outcrops, rocky hillsides and among rocks in Brachystegia woodland; growing with Eulophia petersii, Sansevieria kirkii; quartzite formations, granitic domes; shallow soil pockets; 30-2130 m alt.
  Very variable. Comprises 2 vars.: – var. chabaudii; – var. mlanjeana
  S. Africa, Swaziland, eastern tip of Botswana.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 30: 74 (2012)
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carte afrique num 175499
Record n°175499
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