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

Bibliography for North Africa :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°84214 modified 2007-04-20
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