African Plant Database

Polystachya albescens subsp. imbricata (Rolfe) Summerh.
Information on the genus : Polystachya
Basionym : Polystachya imbricata Rolfe
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polystachya imbricata Rolfe (1893)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polystachya oligophylla Schltr. (1915)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Epiphyte- Ht 0.15 - 0.4 m. Alt: ? - 1200 m. Distribution: LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1998). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 11[2]: 329-330

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Orchids of Southern Africa : 409 (1999).
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