African Plant Database


Aloe heybensis Lavranos
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. Cact. Succ. Soc. Amer. 71(3): 159 (1999)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plants shrubby, offsetting from the base, to 45 cm tall; stems weak, 30 mm Ø, becoming decumbent; leaves about 12 per rosette, horizontally spreading, recurved in their upper half;
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Ecology : Near top of inselberg, granitic; ± 560m alt.
  Known only from the type collected in 1989, but offsets cultivated (Johannesburg Bot. Gard.).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 40411
 
Record n°40411
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