African Plant Database

Crassula perfoliata L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 282 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Crassula
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rochea perfoliata (L.) DC.
 Crassula perfoliata L. var. perfoliata
 Larochea perfoliata (L.) Haw.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rochea falcata var. acuminata Eckl. & Zeyh.
=Rochea perfoliata var. alba (Haw.) Sweet
=Larochea perfoliata var. alba Haw.
=Crassula pallida Baker (1874)
=Crassula perfoliata var. albiflora Harv.
Taxon infra-specific
Crassula perfoliata var. coccinea (Sweet) G.D. Rowley (1978)
Crassula perfoliata var. heterotricha (Schinz) Toelken (1975)
Crassula perfoliata var. minor (Haw.) G.D. Rowley (1978)
Crassula perfoliata L. var. perfoliata
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent subshrub or shrub, 20-50 cm (or more?) high; stem leaf-scars; leaves sharply toothed; flowers white or yellowish
Ecology : Rocky places. S. Africa (Natal, Transvaal, Cape), Swaziland.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 14: (1985).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°56458 modified 2009-03-16
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