African Plant Database

Cardiospermum halicacabum L. var. halicacabum
Information on the genus : Cardiospermum
Basionym : Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cardiospermum halicacabum L. (1753)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub, Climber- Ht 0.4 - 6 m. Alt 20 - 1420 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 244

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Drug Pl. Africa : 80 (1949).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°90845 modified 2007-04-17
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