African Plant Database

Cyanotis somaliensis C.B. Clarke
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 229 (1895)
Information on the genus : Cyanotis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with thin fibrous roots; shoots with small to large sterile rosettes at base
Ecology : Under shrubs among rocks; Acacia, Euphorbia abyssinica open woodland on gneiss slopes with scrub; 915-1770 m alt.
  Not in Kenya (= C. foecunda).
  • Thulin (1995). Flora of Somalia 4: 80
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    see under The International Plant Name Index
    carte afrique num 11551
    Record n°11551
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