African Plant Database

Abutilon lauraster Hochr.
Protologue : Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 6: 24 (1902)
Information on the genus : Abutilon
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb or soft-wooded shrub 1-2 m tall, annual or biennial.
Ecology : In tropical Africa ecology unknown; 520 m alt. Very similar to A. mauritianum in habit. S. Africa; Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual-Shrub, Herb- Ht 1 - 2 m. Distribution LP
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 494-495
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 130 (2009).
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carte afrique num 82006
Record n°82006
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