African Plant Database

Drosera burkeana Planch.
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3 9: 192 (1848)
Information on the genus : Drosera
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Acaulescent perennial with a leaf rosette.
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Ecology : Boggy places on poor soils in short grassland and in open spaces in Brachystegia woodland; 900-1400 m alt. (once recorded from Kenya, 3000 m); wet spongy wooded meadows, with species of Burmannia, Xyris, and Gentianaceae. Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Carnivore- Ht 0.1 - 0.23 m. Alt: 870 - 1494 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 48: t.1886 (1984).
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Record n°23750 modified 2008-05-30
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