African Plant Database


Ruellia cordata Thunb.
Family : ACANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Ruellia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ruellia ovata C.B. Clarke p.p.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt: 15 - 1705 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1800). Prodromus Plantarum Capensium, quas in Promontorio Bonae Spei Africes, annis 1772-1775, collegit Carol. Peter. Thunberg. Upsaliae 2: 104
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 28859
 
Record n°28859
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