African Plant Database

Hypericum gnidiifolium A. Rich.
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 98 (1847)  
Information on the genus : Hypericum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hypericum roeperianum subsp. gnidiifolium (A. Rich.) Moggi & Pisacchi
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub (?) or bushy tree to 4,5 m tall, with glabrous ascending branches; stems yellow-brown when young, soon 2-ribbed or rounded
Ecology : Stream banks; 2700-2900 m alt. Resembling H. roeperianum (within the same area) in having densely reticulate leaf venation. No recent collections known.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 382 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 10928
Record n°10928
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