Malva aegyptia L.
  • Sp. Pl.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Malva aegyptia L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000449287. Accessed on: 26 Oct 2021'

Morphology

Annual herb, up to 1 m high. Stems erect to decumbent. Leaves with blade suborbicular, deeply lobed into segments. Flowers: in terminal clusters; petals glabrous, ± equalling sepals, lilac. Fruit with mericarps glabrous.

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

    Vredefort Dome Savanna.

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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Native to Mediterranean and southwest Asia.

  • Provided by: [A].e-Flora of South Africa
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    • 1
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Retief, E; Meyer, NL. 2017. Malvaceae. In: E Retief & NL Meyer (eds), Plants of the Free State: Inventory and identification guide. Strelitzia 38: 631 - 651. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 2 Sp. Pl.

     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
    Malvaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • 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).