African Plant Database


Melianthus major L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 639 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Melianthus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 0.5 - 2.4 m. Alt: 25 - 1370 m. Distribution: EC, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 2: 354-355 (1927).
  • LEVYNS, M.R. (1950). Guide to the Flora of the Cape Peninsula. Cape Town, Johannesburg : 570
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 584 (1966).
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°57503
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