African Plant Database


Aloe vallaris L. C. Leach
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 40: 111-115 (1974)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby plant, caulescent, branching at base; stem to 50 cm high; leaves densely rosulate, ovate-attenuate
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Ecology : On steep mountain sides and cliffs, (shady) cliff faces, sandstone ledges; ± 1230 m alt. – Common.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 40: Fig 8-10 (1974).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 40125
 
Record n°40125
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