African Plant Database

Phyllanthus graminicola Hutch. ex S. Moore
Information on the genus : Phyllanthus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Phyllanthus rogersii Hutch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb to 35 cm tall with several, clustered stems, arising from a vertical thickened woody rootstock; lead shoot and lateral shoots terete; the latter 4-12(-20) cm long, usually subtended by foliage leaves, ± vertically oriented.
Ecology : Plateau and wooded grasslands; submontane grassland and mist forest boundaries; rare in Hymenocardia chipya, often appearing after fire; (40-)1150-2100 m alt.
  S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : Dwarf shrub, Herb-Ht 0.2 - 0.35 m. - Alt: 1150 - 2100 m. Distribution: LP
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 107323
Record n°107323
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