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Published In: Systema Naturae, Editio Decima 2: 1144. 1759. (Syst. Nat. (ed. 10)) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/10/2018)
Acceptance : Accepted
Species profile     (Last Modified On 9/12/2019)
Typical Adult Height Range (m): >12
Exceptional Height (m) [Note: often only attained in more mesic conditions]: 30
Life Form: Tree
Annual Precipitation Range (mm): 0-149, 150-249, 250-399, 400-599, 600-799, >800
Habitat(s): Plains/Valleys, Disturbed Sites
Substrate(s): Sandy, Loamy, Gravelly, Rocky
Vegetation Communities: Grassland, Shrubland, Open Woodland
Global Regions of Occurrence: West Africa, Madagascar, East Africa, North-east Africa, West Asia
- Geographic Range: Mauritania to Ethiopia to South Africa, isolated trees in southern Arabia
Single-country Endemic: No
IUCN Redlist Category: NE (Not Evaluated)
Lifespan: Very Long (>500 years)
Succulence: Bottle Trunk
Leaf Duration: Deciduous
Propagation Technique(s): Direct Seeding, Seedlings, Cuttings
Tolerance(s): Salinity
Uses: Food/Beverages, Timber, Forage/Fodder, Fibers, Medicinal, Chemicals, Shade/Shelter, Ornamental



Specimens whose coordinates are enclosed in square brackets [ ] have been mapped to a standard reference mark based on political units.
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