African Plant Database


Aloe retrospiciens Reynolds
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe ruspoliana var. draceniformis A. Berger
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent shrub; stem erect, 1-2 m high, 3-4 cm Ø, branching from base; leaves rather lax, spreading to gently recurved,
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Ecology : In very open deciduous bushland on limestone escarpments; rocky ground with shrubby Acacia and Commiphora; locally abundant; 300-1100 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 40366
 
Record n°40366
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