African Plant Database

Monadenium laeve Stapf
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. t. 2666 (1900)  
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia pseudolaevis Bruyns (- fide Taxon 55: 413 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euphorbia pseudolaevis Bruyns
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, with a thick woody rootstock ± 1,5 cm Ø; stems simple or sparsely branched, 80-100 cm tall, or procumbent and rooting, to 1,5 m long; leaves obovate, to 15 x 7 cm, base tapering to a winged petiole to ± 1 cm long, apex acute, midrib sharpl
Ecology : Rocky hillsides in Brachystegia woodland; 800-1500 m alt.
  In cultivation.
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Record n°107566
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