African Plant Database

Aloe greatheadii Schönland var. greatheadii
Family : Aloaceae
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe greatheadii Schönland
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe pallidiflora A. Berger (1905)
=Aloe termetophyla De Wild. (1921)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Succulent- Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt: 700 - 1890 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 10: t.369 (1930).
  • TREGOLD M.H., H.M. BIEGEL & H. ASHTON (1986). Food plants of Zimbabwe: With Old and New Ways of Preparation : 79
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (2000). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown 5[1]: 55-56
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°39648
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