African Plant Database

Aloe andongensis var. repens L. C. Leach
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 40: 115-116 (1974)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : differs from var. andongensis: stem prostrate, forming large spreading clumps; leaves smaller, proportionately narrower, more copiously white-spotted, the spots tending to be in wavy transverse bands; marginal teeth more crowded.
Ecology : Slopes of rounded granite hills.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 40: Fig. 11 (1974).
  • Excelsa 9: 62 (1979).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 40123
Record n°40123
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