African Plant Database


Berlinia orientalis Brenan
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 17: 211 (1963)
Information on the genus : Berlinia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6-20 m, with glabrous branchlets; conspicuous when flowering.
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Ecology : Reddish sandy loam in thicket community; light yellow sandy loams in thicket; sometimes very common, gregarious over considerable stretches of land not far inland from the coast; also scattered; woodland; sandy-argillous yellowish soil; etc...

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2007). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3[2]: 75,77
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2007). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3[2]: 76
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 70259
 
Record n°70259
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