African Plant Database


Aloe plowesii Reynolds
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. xxx. 71 (1964)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, solitary, or suckering to produce a cluster of 2-3 very short stems; leaves rosulate, grass-like
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Ecology : In montane grassland subject to periodic burning, among boulders; 1370-1770 m alt.
  Known only from the Chimanimani Mts., Mozambique / Zimbabwe border.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 7: 71-73 (1941).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 40193
 
Record n°40193
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