African Plant Database

Hibiscus debeerstii De Wild. & T. Durand
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 38: 21 (1900)
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hibiscus nyikensis Sprague (1908)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1-2 m tall with a stout woody rootstock; stem often much branched upwards with rather divergent branches.
Ecology : Wooded savanna; river banks; 1220-1520 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 452
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 53 (2009).
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