African Plant Database

Aloe ferox Mill.
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : Gard. Dict. ed. VIII. n. 22 (1768)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pachidendron ferox (Mill.) Haw.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe perfoliata var. e L.
=Aloe perfoliata var. g L.
=Aloe perfoliata var. q (Mill.) Aiton
=Aloe perfoliata Thunb.
=Aloe perfoliata var. z Willd.
=Pachidendron supralaeve (Haw.) Haw.
=Aloe supralaevis Haw. (1804)
=Aloe pseudo-ferox Salm-Dyck
=Pachidendron pseudo-ferox (Salm-Dyck) Haw.
=Aloe subferox Spreng.
=Aloe ferox var. incurva Baker
=Aloe galpinii Baker
=Aloe ferox var. galpinii (Baker) Reynolds
=Aloe supralaevis var. erythrocarpa A. Berger
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Succulent- Ht 2 - 5 m. Alt: 10 - 670 m. Distribution: LES, EC, KN, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 5: t.169 (1925).
  • Fl. S. Africa 5[1]: 133-135 (2000).
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