African Plant Database


Hibiscus pedunculatus L. f.
Family : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Suppl. Pl. 309; Thunb. Prod. Pl. (1782) 
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 1-2 m tall.
Ecology : Clearings in riverine forest; 500 m alt. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 2.43 m. Alt 5 - 1830 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, 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]: 449

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 29: t.1157 (1953).
 
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