African Plant Database


Gomphrena globosa L.
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 224 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Gomphrena
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.15 - 0.6 m. Alt: up to 90 m. Distribution: GA, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1985). Flora of Tropical East Africa Amaranthaceae: 129-130
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[1]: 131,133
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:133 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography other :
  • Lebrun J.P. (1999). Supplément au Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Candollea 54(2): 369
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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