African Plant Database

Sida dregei Burtt Davy
Information on the genus : Sida
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida lancifolia Burtt Davy (1926)
=Sida longipes E. Mey. ex Harv.
=Sida pilosella Arw. (1934) apud Norl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, somewhat virgate or low and much-branched (after burning or grazing) annual or biennial subshrub to ±1 m tall; stems usually stiff or wiry when young, terete. – Regrowth often stunted and ±atypical.
Ecology : Usually on forest margins, in light shade; among scrub or among herbaceous plants along streams, rivers, etc.; often on rocky and acid soils; sea-level-±1500 m alt. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual, biennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht 0.2 - 1 m. Alt 15 - 1695 m. Distribution: 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]: 479
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