African Plant Database

Phylica paniculata Willd.
Protologue : Sp. Pl., ed. 4 [Willd.] 1(2): 1112 (1798) 
Information on the genus : Phylica
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much branched shrub or tree to 5-6 m tall; branchlets grey-tomentose; leaves crowded and overlapping, ericoid, 10x2 mm, dark green above, whitish downy-hairy beneath, margins rolled back; flowers sweetly scented, in branched panicles;[…]
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Ecology : Rocky situations; stunted Brachystegia spiciformis woodland.
  > 1670 m alt.
  S. Africa, Swaziland(100-2190 m alt.)
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 0.5 - 6 m. Alt 100 - 2190 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 8: 19 (1942).
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carte afrique num 83515
Record n°83515
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