African Plant Database

Matthiola puntensis Hedge & A.G. Mill.
Information on the genus : Matthiola
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb 10-20 cm tall.
Ecology : Heavily overgrazed slope with Acacia etbaica, A. mellifera, Ruttya fruticosa, etc.; c. 1000 m alt. Only known from type collected in 1974.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 65 (1991).
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Record n°77617
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