African Plant Database

Astridia rubra (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
Information on the genus : Astridia
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum rubrum L. Bolus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lampranthus ruber (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
 Mesembryanthemum rubrum L. Bolus (1931)
 Ruschia rubra (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Dwarf shrub, Succulent Ht up to 0.25 m. Alt: 300 m. Distribution: NC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 16[1&2]: 205-212 (1986).
  • Bradleya 17: 65 (1999).
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae A-E : 83 (2001).
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