African Plant Database

Wachendorfia paniculata Burm.
Information on the genus : Wachendorfia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Wachendorfia graminifolia L. f. (1782)
=*Wachendorfia graminea Thunb.
=Wachendorfia hirsuta Thunb.
=Wachendorfia tenella Thunb.
=Wachendorfia brevifolia Sol. ex Ker Gawl.
=Wachendorfia herbertii Sweet 400 (1826) based on W. paniculata var. ß Herbert (1826)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial- Geophyte- Ht 0.15 - 0.9 m. Alt: 0 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 3: t.114 (1923).
  • Bothalia 22[1&2]: 62-65 (1992).
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Record n°30681
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