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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Tanzania.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Crassulaceae, G.E. Wickens. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1987

Morphology General Habit
Glabrous pruinose perennial, 0.2–1 m. high.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves petiolate; blade lanceolate-elliptic, sometimes 3-lobed or 3-foliate on upper leaves, median leaves 7.5–15 cm. long, 2.5–5.5 cm. wide, apex acute, base cuneate, margins deeply crenate-serrate, glaucous or grey-green, dark purple-spotted beneath; petiole up to 4 cm. long, terete, not dilated at the base.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence a paniculate cyme 10–30 cm. long; pedicels 5–20 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-lobes narrowly lanceolate, 8–15 mm. long, 2–3 mm. wide, connate at the base for 1–2 mm.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla creamy white or yellow; tube 19–27 mm. long; lobes 10–16 mm. long, 4–6 mm. wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Anthers with apical glands 0.1–0.2 mm. in diameter; episepalous stamens included 1–3 mm. within the tube, 1.8–2 mm. long, 1 mm. wide; epipetalous stamens with anthers exserted, 1.3–1.5 mm. long, 0.6–0.7 mm. wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Nectaries
Nectary scales linear, 5–7.5 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Carpels
Carpels 10–15 mm. long, attenuated into styles 7–10 mm. long.
Habitat
Dry rocky places on volcanic soils; 1000–1800 m.
Distribution
T2 not known elsewhere

Native to:

Tanzania

Kalanchoe germanae Raym.-Hamet ex Raadts appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [s.n.] K001094765
s.coll. [s.n.] K001094766
s.coll. [s.n.] K001094768
s.coll. [s.n.] K001094769
s.coll. [s.n.] K001094767

First published in Willdenowia 13: 377 (1983 publ. 1984)

Accepted by

  • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wickens, G.E. (1987). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Crassulaceae: 1-66.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Raadts in Willdenowia 13: 377 (1983).

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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