African Plant Database

Heliotropium ciliatum Kaplan
Family : Boraginaceae
Family (APGIII) :
Protologue : Ann. Transvaal Mus. 12: 187 (1927)
Information on the genus : Heliotropium
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tournefortia tuberculosa Cham. (1829)
=*Heliotropium tuberculosum (Cham.) Gürke (1893) (1893), non (Boiss.) Boiss (1875)
=Heliotropium gibbosum Friedr. -Holzh. (1960)
=Heliotropium pustulatum Kaplan (1927)
=Heliotropium ciliatum var. lanceolatum Kaplan
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Herb Ht 0.2 - 0.8 m. Alt 62 - 1740 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 53 (1985).
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