Crassula alticola R. Fern.

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Crassula alticola

Photo: Bart Wursten
Mt Rukotso, nr summit

Crassula alticola

Photo: Bart Wursten
Mt Rukotso, nr summit

Crassula alticola

Photo: Bart Wursten
Mt Rukotso, nr summit

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Frequency: Locally frequent
Status: Native
Description:
A perennial herb with prostrate or ascending stems up to 35 cm. Leaves succulent, elliptic; margin appearing crenate with embedded glands. Flowers in terminal branched inflorescences, papillose hairy, white.
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Habitat: In rock crevices and on streambanks in montane areas.
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Flowering time:Jan - May
Worldwide distribution: Border mountains of Zimbabwe and Mozambique, including Mt Gorongosa.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Images last updated: Thursday 6 October 2005
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African Plant Database: Crassula alticola
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Crassula alticola
Ispot Southern Africa : Crassula alticola
JSTOR Plant Science: Crassula alticola
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Crassula alticola
Tropicos: Crassula alticola
West African Plants database: Crassula alticola


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Crassula alticola.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=125050, retrieved 27 June 2016

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