African Plant Database

Holarrhena pubescens Wall. ex G. Don
Information on the genus : Holarrhena
Basionym : Echites pubescens Buch.-Ham.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Echites pubescens Buch.-Ham.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Holarrhena febrifuga Klotzsch
=Holarrhena glabra Klotzsch
=Holarrhena tettensis Klotzsch (1861)
=Holarrhena fischeri K. Schum. (1895)
=Holarrhena glaberrima Markgr. (1950)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub - Ht 0.6 - 10 m. Alt: 350 - 900 m. Distribution: LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1985). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[2]:
  • (2002). Flora of Tropical East Africa Apocynaceae[1]: 92-93

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 44: t.1758 (1978).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 77
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 71426
Record n°71426
Feedback about this record