African Plant Database

Aloe percrassa Tod.
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : Hort. Bot. Panorm. i. 81.; Hort. Bot. Panorm. 1: 81, t.21 (1875)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe abyssinica var. percrassa Baker (1880)
=Aloe oligospila Baker
=Aloe schimperi Schweinf. non Todaro
=Aloe schimperi G. Karst. & Schenck
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent herb, suckering from base to form small groups, mostly stemless but sometimes developing erect or decumbent stem
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Ecology : Sparsely vegetated rocky slopes and outcrops; 2100-2700 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 26: t.1016 (1947).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 39730
Record n°39730
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