African Plant Database

Aizoon virgatum Welw. ex Oliv.
Information on the genus : Aizoon
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rather slender erect shrublet with almost herbaceous branches, slender branches producing two small branchlets; ultimate
Ecology : Dry rocky slopes and stream-beds. Namibia.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.35 - 0.9 m. Alt: 320 - 1800 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 25: 39-40 (1959).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 33 (2001).
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carte afrique num 48092
Record n°48092
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