Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Aspalathus L.

Aspalathus linearis (Burm.f.) R.Dahlgren

This species is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov.

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Conservation
Not Threatened
Ecology
Africa: Cape shrubland (fynbos)., Cultivated
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Shrub

[ILDIS]
Use
Food and Drink

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Aspalathus linearis (Burm.f.) R.Dahlgren appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Bolus, H. [4715], South Africa Lebeckia candolleana K000622177 No
Drège, J.F. [s.n.], South Africa Lebeckia candolleana K000622178 No
Wolley-Dod, A.H. [s.n.], South Africa Lebeckia candolleana K000622179 No
Schlechter, F.R.R. [9217], South Africa Lebeckia candolleana K000622176 No

First published in Opera Bot. 9: 283 (1963)

Accepted by

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Dahlgren, R. (1968). Bot. Not. 121:165-208. Revision of the genus Aspalathus. II. 7

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0