African Plant Database

Corchorus velutinus Wild
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 31: 92 (1957)
Information on the genus : Corchorus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 1 m tall.
Ecology : Dry deciduous woodland on sandy soils in valley of rivers; 445- 530 m alt. S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Shrub - Ht 0.91 - 1.21 m. Alt: 490 - 520 m. Distribution: LP L.
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
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Record n°121601
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