African Plant Database


Palisota flagelliflora Faden
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Novon 5(3): 246 (1995)
Information on the genus : Palisota
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a rhizome to 15 cm long frequently producing offsets; leaves all or mainly in rosettes
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Ecology : Atlantic forest of the N Western type with Caesalpiniaceae rare; or with Caesalpiniaceae relatively rare, with Saccoglottis gabonensis; exploited forest with understorey vegetation of pure stand of Cecropia cecropioides; 10-520 m alt.
  May form dense stands.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 11814
 
Record n°11814
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