African Plant Database

Lavatera abyssinica Hutch. & E.A. Bruce
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1941, 107 (1941)
Information on the genus : Lavatera
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Malva aethiopica C.J.S. Davis
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Malva aethiopica C.J.S. Davis (2010)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched or virgate shrubby herb to 2 m tall.
Ecology : Edges of forest, bushland and scrub (secondary); roadsides; 2600-3050 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°81819
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