African Plant Database

Vismia orientalis Engl.
Protologue : Veg. Erde 3: II. (1921)
Information on the genus : Vismia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree 2,5-7,5 m, rarely scandent; stems rounded, widened just below the nodes.
Ecology : Forest (margins), coastal evergreen bushland, often by streams; cultivated areas with light-forest remnants (Mozambique), on sandy-clayey soil; 0-1000 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 382
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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Record n°11018
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