African Plant Database

Drosera burkeana Planch.
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3 9: 192 (1848)
Information on the genus : Drosera
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Acaulescent perennial with a leaf rosette.
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Ecology : Boggy places on poor soils in short grassland and in open spaces in Brachystegia woodland; 900-1400 m alt. (once recorded from Kenya, 3000 m); wet spongy wooded meadows, with species of Burmannia, Xyris, and Gentianaceae. Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Carnivore- Ht 0.1 - 0.23 m. Alt: 870 - 1494 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 48: t.1886 (1984).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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Record n°23750 modified 2008-05-30
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