Swaziland's Flora Database:
Streptocarpus daviesii N.E.Br. ex C.B.Clarke
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Swaziland abundance: rare
Swaziland distribution: one locality
Red Data Book Information:
Status: EN B1B2b Endemism: Near-endemic Threats: Urban expansion, habitat degradation Distribution: Mbabane hills Restricted global distribution. Known only from a single locality in Swaziland.
From Natal and Swaziland only.
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Streptocarpus daviesii - Leaves hanging, up to 10 cm long x 4 cm wide just above base, moderately hairy. Inflorescence slender, few-flowered, up to c 7 cm long. Calyx up to 8 mm long, lobes triangular; corolla violet, tube gradually widening, slightly curved, c 1,5 cm long, lobes spreading, broad and rounded, up to 2 cm long.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Hilliard O.M., B.L. Burtt. (1971) Streptocarpus. An African Plant Study. University of Natal Press.