Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium leucophyllum Turcz.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic
Assessment Date
2009/07/20
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
Possibly synonymous with P. hypoleucum which occurs in the Western Cape.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape, Free State
Range
Queenstown to Harrismith.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland
Description
Grassland at high altitudes.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium leucophyllum Turcz.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Van der Walt, J.J.A. and Vorster, P.J. 1988. Pelargoniums of southern Africa Volume III. Annals of Kirstenbosch Botanic Garden 16:1-149. National Botanic Gardens, Kirstenbosch.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2009. Pelargonium leucophyllum Turcz. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/23

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