Jatropha capensis (L.f.) Sond.
  • Linnaea


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Jatropha capensis (L.f.) Sond. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000219541. Accessed on: 06 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Monoecious shrublet with pale, corky bark, 2-3 m, sticky on young parts. Leaves oblong- to lanceolate-hastate. Flowers in loose, terminal clusters, males on branched axes, females solitary, greenish.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Dry rocky slopes.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Baviaanskloof Mtns to E Cape.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
    • Source: [
    • 2
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Linnaea
    • 2 Manning, JC; Goldblatt, P. 2012. Euphorbiaceae: Jatropha L. 519 - 519. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • A All Rights Reserved
    Euphorbiaceae
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).