Hertia alata (Thunb.) Kuntze


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Hertia alata (Thunb.) Kuntze. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000026290. Accessed on: 20 Jan 2021'

Morphology

Slender-stemmed shrub to 80 cm. Leaves decurrent in broad stem wings, oblanceolate towards base, obovoid above. Flower heads disciform, few in nodding, terminal or axillary clusters, yellow.

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    Habitat

    Rocky sandstone ridges.

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    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Swartberg and Karoo.

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    • 1
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Manning, JC; Goldblatt, P. 2012. Asteraceae: Hertia Less. 388 - 388. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

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    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
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    World Flora Online consortium
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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