Dalechampia scandens L.
var. natalensis (Müll. Arg.) Pax & K. Hoffm.

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Synonyms: Dalechampia capensis Sond.
Dalechampia natalensis Müll. Arg.
Dalechampia volubilis E. Mey
Common names:
Status: Native
Notes: See var. cordofana for general details. This variety is distinguished by the nearly hairless leaves, except for occasional pubescence along the midrib and main veins and the subentire margins.
Derivation of specific name: - scandens: scandent, climbing.
- natalensis: of Natal, South Africa.
Habitat: In coastal forest, in thickets on sand dunes and in dry sandy soils.
Altitude range: 0 - 200 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: GI,M
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Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Page 242.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dalechampia scandens
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dalechampia scandens
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dalechampia scandens
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dalechampia scandens
JSTOR Plant Science: Dalechampia scandens
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dalechampia scandens
Plants of the World Online: Dalechampia scandens
Tropicos: Dalechampia scandens
Wikipedia: Dalechampia scandens

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Dalechampia scandens var. natalensis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=181970, retrieved 27 February 2024

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