African Plant Database

Xylia torreana Brenan
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1957, 359 (1958)
Information on the genus : Xylia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched tree 6-15 m, with ovoid crown.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland sometimes (? always) with Colophospermum mopane; alluvial soils near river; sometimes abundant; dry sandy soil; 80-300 m alt.
  S. Africa.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°61838
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