African Plant Database

Tragia prostrata Radcl.-Sm.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 42(2): 398 (1987)
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate, sparingly-branched perennial herb, dioecious; stem to 50 cm long arising from a woody rootstock; female inflorescence, flowers, fruit, seeds unknown.
Ecology : Miombo and chipya woodland; tall grassland with scattered trees; ± 1000 m alt.
  Near T. bongolana.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 106979
Record n°106979
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