African Plant Database

Tragia ballyi Radcl.-Sm.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 37(4): 685 (1983)
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, monoecious, stinging erect herb to 35 cm tall, somewhat woody at base; mature seeds unknown.
Ecology : Grassland on black cotton soil; 1160 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1952. Near to T. meyeriana Müll. Arg. from S. Africa.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106948
Record n°106948
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