African Plant Database

Tragia wildemanii Beille
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lv. Mem. VIII. 82 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems erect or suberect from a woody base, 30-60 cm tall, sparingly or much branched.
Ecology : Savanna without tall grasses on ferrugineous ground.
  Tragia volubilis L., a scandent urticating perennial herb to 2 m tall, is widespread in tropical America from whence it has probably been introduced to Africa.
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:210 (2012)
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    carte afrique num 106993
    Record n°106993
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