African Plant Database

Hibiscus aethiopicus var. ovatus Harv.
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hibiscus ovatus Cav. (1787)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hibiscus asperifolius Eckl. & Zeyh. (1835)
=Hibiscus aethiopicus var. asperifolius (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Hochr. (1900)
=Hibiscus leiospermus Harv. (1860)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 0.45 m. Alt 30 - 2135 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 468-469

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°81403
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