African Plant Database

Aloe ukambensis Reynolds
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 22: 33 (1955); J. S. African Bot. 22: 33-34 (1956)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, acaulescent, suckering to form large, dense groups; leaves in a dense rosette, spreading-erect and curving slightly inwards
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Ecology : Exposed rock outcrops, with surrounding deciduous woodland; 520-1370 m alt. – Endangered.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 22: Plates XI and XII (1956).
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 52[2]: t.2064 (1993).
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carte afrique num 39791
Record n°39791
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