African Plant Database


Jatropha prunifolia Pax
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Information on the genus : Jatropha
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody herb or subshrub with usually simple, erect stems to 1 m tall, arising from a tuberous woody rootstock; older stems somewhat fleshy.
Ecology : Dry coastal forest, thicket, bushland; rock outcrops; seasonally damp sandy places; occasional among limestone rubble; stony hill in miombo woodland; (20-)60-350(-1050) m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 106814
 
Record n°106814
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