African Plant Database

Cyathula natalensis Sond.
Protologue : Linnaea 23: 97 (1850)
Information on the genus : Cyathula
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyathula spathulata Schinz (1896)
=Cyathula spathulifolia Lopr.
=Pupalia natalensis Sond. (1850)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, much-branched with usually weak and slender ±erect stems; branches elongate, flexuose, subangular, often
Ecology : Open forests and orchards and on sandy beaches; 0-910 m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.6 - 1.4 m. Alt: up to 1100 m. Distribution: KN, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[1]: 87

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 5: 421 (1901). 
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 101 (1991).
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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