George E. Schatz - 1453 Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Current Determination
Kalanchoe peltata (Baker) Baill. Family: Crassulaceae Determined By: D.C. Zappi (K), 1993
Previous Determinations
!Kalanchoe Adans. Family: Crassulaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz & Porter P. Lowry II
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Porter P. Lowry II
Collection Number 1453
Collection Date 18 August 1987
Location Madagascar, Fianarantsoa, Vatovavy-Fitovinany
Keywords Ranomafana PN , MAD
Coordinate 21°16'S 047°25'E (-21.2666667, 47.4166667)
Elevation 1130 m
Herbaria MO, TAN
Description Common herb along roadside to 1 m tall. Leaves succulent medium green above, lighter green below with small purple spots scattered along margin and 2 larger purple blotches on either side of midrib at base of leaf. Inflorescence branches red. Calyx green with red- purple marking at point of sepal fusion. Corolla orange fading to cream-yellow at apical lobes. Filaments green. Anthers dark purple black. Photo.
Locality Eastern Domain: 7-10 km W. of Ranomafana, along road and N. of the Namorona River. Wet escarpement forest.
Specimen Condition flower
Projects: Madagascar


Schatz - 1453 - Madagascar

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