African Plant Database


Hibiscus torrei Baker f.
Family : MALVACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 75: 101 (1937) 
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Probably a much-branched perennial herb.
Ecology : Damp places. Only known from the type collected in 1934; material poor.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 439
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 75 (2009).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 29[1]: 59 (1999).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 81613
 
Record n°81613 modified 2011-04-15
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