African Plant Database


Oxalis obliquifolia Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : OXALIDACEAE
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 123 (1847)  
Information on the genus : Oxalis
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial acaulescent herb 5-10 cm tall, with vertical rhizome, erect, or ascending with the lowest nodes rooting, simple or rosette.
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Ecology : Open or wooded (Brachystegia) grassland; shallow soils or moist places on sloping hillsides, among rocks; also weed of cultivation and roadsides; 600-3170 m alt. Heavy-metal accumulator (B. Leteinturier & al., Belg. J. Bot. 134: 46, 2001).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Succulent, Lithophyte- Ht 0.06 - 0.15 m. Alt: 427 - 2950 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 58180
 
Record n°58180
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