African Plant Database

Plumbago zeylanica L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 151 (1753)
Information on the genus : Plumbago
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Plumbago zeylanica var. glaucescens Boiss.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub- Ht 0.3 - 2 m. Alt 75 - 1950 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; distribution: Comoros, Africa,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 26: 17,19 (1963).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 123 (1985).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 201 (2000).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°82273 modified 2007-04-16
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