African Plant Database

Monadenium rubellum (P.R.O. Bally) S. Carter
Information on the genus : Monadenium
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euphorbia neorubella Bruyns
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Euphorbia neorubella Bruyns
=Monadenium montanum var. rubellum P.R.O. Bally (1959)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, with a fleshy rootstock forming clusters of rounded tubers 1,5-3 cm thick; stems fleshy, 1-3 from each tuber, rarely branching, erect, to ± 5 cm or decumbent to ± 25 cm long, 4-5 mm thick.
Ecology : Amongst rocks, with Xerophyta; 1520 m alt.
  In cultivation.
  Near M. stoloniferum, M. montanum.
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Record n°107583
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