African Plant Database


Pereskia aculeata Mill.
Family : CACTACEAE
Protologue : The Gardeners Dictionary abridged 3 1754 No page numbers given.
Information on the genus : Pereskia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cactus pereskia L.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Climber, Succulent- Ht 3 - 15.24 m. Alt: up to 2000 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 50 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 5484
 
Record n°5484
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