1. Family: Crassulaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Kalanchoe Adans.
      1. Kalanchoe lobata R.Fern.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Zimbabwe.

    [FZ]

    Crassulaceae, R. Fernandes. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

    Habit
    A succulent herb, probably perennial, up to 65 cm. high.
    Stem
    Stem erect, rigid, woody below, terete, smooth, densely glandular-hairy (hairs up to 1 mm. long, spreading, hyaline to pale tawny).
    Leaves
    Leaves petiolate; lamina at least in the median leaves, irregularly incised-lobed to 3-lobed, cuneate at the base, sparsely hairy, flat, fleshy, membranous and pale green to yellowish on drying; petiole narrow, broadened at the base, not connate with the opposite one; nodes somewhat raised.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a panicle formed by a dense terminal corymb up to 6 cm. in diameter flanked by lateral corymbs; pedicels 2·5-5·5 mm. long.
    Calyx
    Calyx 6-7·5 mm. long, rounded at the base, densely and shortly glandular-hairy; tube 2·5-3·5 mm. long; sepals 2·5-3·5 mm. broad at base, ovate-lanceolate, acute, not or shortly apiculate.
    Corolla
    Corolla 17·5-19 mm. long, orange or yellow; corolla-tube dilated at the base, very contracted just above the follicles, then narrowly cylindric-tubular; corolla-lobes 5-5·5 x 2·75-3 mm., rather apiculate.
    Anthers
    Anthers c. 0·7 mm. long, included.
    Fruits
    Follicles ± 7·5 mm. long; styles ± 0·5 mm. long.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Zimbabwe

    Kalanchoe lobata R.Fern. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1978 Plowes, D.C.H. [2176], Zimbabwe K000232915 holotype

    First published in Bol. Soc. Brot., sér. 2.A, 52: 200 (1978)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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