African Plant Database

Aloe ngongensis Christian
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 8: 170 (1942); J. S. African Bot. 8: 170 (1942)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Aloe rabaiensis auct. sensu Reynolds, non Rendle
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1-1,5 m high, with erect stems branching from the base; leaves crowded, suberect at the stem apices, later spreading and finally recurved and clothing the lower part of the stem with dried persistent remains
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Ecology : Rocky ground, in open deciduous woodland or at the forest-edge; on red loam soil on the edges of clumps of trees; 1370-1900 m alt.
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carte afrique num 40166
Record n°40166
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