Aloe littoralis Baker

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Synonyms: Aloe rubrolutea Schinz
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: littoralis: of the seashore
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,E,S
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m.
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Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 21.

Carter, S. (2001). Aloaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Page 84.

Coates Palgrave K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 110.

Curtis, B.A. & Mannheimer, C.A. (2005). Tree Atlas of Namibia National Botanic Research Institute, Windhoek Pages 42 - 43. (Includes a picture).

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 232.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 84.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 115.

West, O. (1974). A Field Guide to the Aloes of Rhodesia. Longman, Salisbury Pages 92 - 94. (Includes a picture).


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Flora of Botswana: Aloe littoralis
Flora of Caprivi: Aloe littoralis
Flora of Mozambique: Aloe littoralis
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Aloe littoralis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aloe littoralis
African Plant Database: Aloe littoralis
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Aloe littoralis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aloe littoralis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aloe littoralis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aloe littoralis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aloe littoralis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aloe littoralis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Aloe littoralis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aloe littoralis
Ispot Southern Africa: Aloe littoralis
JSTOR Plant Science: Aloe littoralis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aloe littoralis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Aloe littoralis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aloe littoralis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Aloe littoralis
Tropicos: Aloe littoralis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Aloe littoralis., retrieved 18 February 2018

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