African Plant Database

Aloe cooperi Baker
Family : Aloaceae
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe cooperi Baker subsp. cooperi
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe schmidtiana Regel
Taxon infra-specific
Aloe cooperi Baker subsp. cooperi
Aloe cooperi subsp. pulchra Glen & D. S. Hardy
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, solitary, or occasionally older plants suckering to form small clusters of stems; stems to 15 cm high;
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Ecology : In grassland, amongst rocks; rocky-hills; 0-800 m alt.
  In S. Africa 2 subspp.: – subsp. cooperi; – subsp. pulchra Glen & D. S. Hardy [elevated to the rank of species as A. sharoniae N. R. Crouch & Gideon F. Smith in Bradleya 29: 115-120; to the north it reaches the border S Mozambique-Swaziland
  S. Africa (0-2000 m alt.), Swaziland, Lesotho.
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carte afrique num 175500
Record n°175500
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