African Plant Database


Prunus persica (L.) Batsch
Family : ROSACEAE
Protologue : Beytr. Entw. Gewächsreich 30 (1801)
Information on the genus : Prunus
Basionym : Amygdalus persica L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Prunus persica (L.) Stokes (1812)
 Amygdalus persica L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Persica vulgaris Mill.
=Amygdalus pumila Lour.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree- Ht 2 - 8 m. Alt 550 - 1750 m. Distribution: FS, KN, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 554 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • J. Arnold Arbor. 8: 125 (1927).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 15: 288 (1980). 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Iberica 6: 452 (1998). 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Germplasm Resources Information Network
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 84205
 
Record n°84205 modified 2009-05-07
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