African Plant Database

Combretum obovatum F. Hoffm.
Protologue : Beitr. Kenntn. Fl. Centr.-Ost-Afr. 28 (1889)
Information on the genus : Combretum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Combretum lasiocarpum auct. sensu Exell & Garcia, p.p. (Torre 3227), 1954 et White, non Engl. & Diels
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Usually a coppicing shrub, semi-scandent or scandent, sometimes a liane, possibly a small tree.
Ecology : Fallow lands, deciduous bushland, riverine forest and thickets; thickets and semi-thickets; Colophospermum mopane savanna woodland; valleys and escarpments.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
More information >> ( work in progress )
Record n°1181
Feedback about this record