African Plant Database


Hugonia grandiflora N. Robson
Family : LINACEAE
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 36: 6 (1962)
Information on the genus : Hugonia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small liane with young branches striate, later terete with numerous raised whitish lenticels; with hooks; stipules persistent.
Ecology : (Dry) evergreen forest; c. 500 m alt. Similar to H. castaneifolia but with large flowers (petals to 3 cm long).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 11122
 
Record n°11122
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