African Plant Database

Ilex paraguariensis A. St.-Hil.
Protologue : Mem. Mus. Parana 9: 351 (1822)
Information on the genus : Ilex
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : evergreen tree to 12 m and grey bark,
Ecology : Yerba mate, Paraguay tea,
  a native of Paraguay, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina is cultivated in E Africa.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°1374
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