Kurt Dinter, 1914
Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, N South Africa,
Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Talinum dinteri von
Talinum lissospermum, C.A.Sm. ex Poelln.
Talinum transvaalense Poelln.
Kurt Dinter, 1927?)
This member of the
family was given this name by
Moritz Kurt Dinter in 1914.
It is found in Botswana,
Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, northern South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia
and Zimbabwe, growing in well-drained soil
with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to nine centimetres,
the stem will reach for 40 centimetres. The
flowers are yellow.
genera name is derived from the Senegalese name for a certain
species in Senegal. The species name means 'very narrow', referring to the linear leaves.