African Plant Database


Aloe hereroensis Engl.
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe hereroensis Engl. var. hereroensis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe hereroensis var. orpeniae (Schönland) A. Berger
=Aloe orpeniae Schönland
 
Taxon infra-specific
Aloe hereroensis Engl. var. hereroensis
Aloe hereroensis var. lutea A. Berger
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, solitary, or suckering to form small groups of plants, acaulescent or older plants with a very short stem
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Ecology : Exposed dry rocky slopes; usually on quartzite; c. 900 m alt.
  Forming hybrids with other species.
  Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa; widespread.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 175507
 
Record n°175507
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