Phiambolia unca (L.Bolus) Klak
  • Bradleya


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2019): Phiambolia unca (L.Bolus) Klak. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000398704. Accessed on: 18 Nov 2019'

Morphology

Included in L. uncus (L.Bolus) H.E.K.Hartmann.

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    Erect, stiff shrublet to 16 cm. Leaves fused below into a sheath, spreading, tip recurved, mucronate, 2-15 mm long. Flowers solitary, pink, 12 mm diam.

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    Succulent shrub, with spreading branches, up to 250 mm tall. Leaves trigonous, shortly fused at their bases, 10-25 x ± 3 mm, ± 3 mm thick, apiculate, with recurved tips. Flowers solitary, 18 mm diam., on pedicels up to 5 mm long, petals pale pink, filamentous staminodes and stamens conically collected. Fruit 5-locular, with top raised, closing bodies absent, with broad valve wings.

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    Habitat

    Stony slopes and flats.

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    Sandy areas.

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    Distribution

    Steinkopf to Nieuwoudtville.

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    Steinkopf to Nieuwoudtville.

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Bradleya
    • 2 Klak, C. 2000. Aizoaceae: Lampranthus. In: P Goldblatt & JC Manning (eds), Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9: 246 - 253. South African National Biodiversity Institute; Missouri Botanical Garden, Pretoria; Missouri.
    • 3 Klak, C. 2012. Aizoaceae: Phiambolia Klak. 298 - 298. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 4 Klak, C. 2013. Aizoaceae: Phiambolia. 220 - 220. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    Aizoaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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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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