African Plant Database

Ceropegia purpurascens K. Schum. subsp. purpurascens
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Information on the genus : Ceropegia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceropegia purpurascens K. Schum. (1893)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ceropegia kwebensis N.E. Br. (1904)
=Ceropegia kassneri S. Moore
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber - Ht 0.5 - 3 m. Alt: 900 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • 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:
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 25 (1997).
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