African Plant Database

Crassula expansa Dryand.
Information on the genus : Crassula
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sedum expansum (Dryand.) Kuntze
 Crassula expansa Dryand. subsp. expansa
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crassula maputensis R. Fern. (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Crassula albicaulis Harv. (1862)
=Crassula expansa var. longifolia R. Fern.
=Crassula parviflora E. Mey. ex Drège
=Crassula peploides auct.
=Crassula prostratum Thunb.
Taxon infra-specific
Crassula expansa Dryand. subsp. expansa
Crassula expansa subsp. filicaulis (Haw.) Toelken
Crassula expansa subsp. fragilis (Baker) Toelken (1975)
Crassula expansa subsp. pyrifolia (Compton) Toelken
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial or (sometimes) annual, somewhat branched herb; unknown.
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Ecology : Wet places in short grass; Brachystegia woodland; 0-1440 m alt. S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal, Cape Prov.).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (1985). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown
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