African Plant Database


Cydonia oblonga Mill.
Family : ROSACEAE
Protologue : Gard. Dict., ed. 8 n. 1 (1768)
Information on the genus : Cydonia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cydonia maliformis Mill. (1768)
=Pyrus cydonia L. (1753)
=Cydonia vulgaris Pers. (1806)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree, Shrub- Ht 1.5 - 6 m. Alt 1450 - 1550 m. Distribution: FS

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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 Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 84214
 
Record n°84214 modified 2007-04-20
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