African Plant Database


Aloe kilifiensis Christian
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 8: 169 (1942)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, acaulescent or with a short thick stem to 30 cm high, solitary or in small groups from suckers
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Ecology : On coral rocks and white gritty soils, usually in sheltered positions in open dry bushland; 3-380 m alt.
  At the coast the wine-red flower colour is distinctive, paler red at higher altitudes.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 40309
 
Record n°40309
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