African Plant Database

Uvaria caffra E. Mey. ex Sond.
Protologue : Fl. Cap. 1: 8 (1860)
Information on the genus : Uvaria
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, small tree or climber, c. 1-2 m or higher, often scrambling.
Ecology : Tropical or subtropical forest, frequently at the margin, sand forest; to 600 m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Cape Prov.)
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Climber- Ht 0.5 - 4 m. Alt: 5 - 300 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 111
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 6577
Record n°6577 modified 2007-04-04
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