African Plant Database

Cochlospermum planchonii Hook. f.
Family : Cochlospermaceae
Protologue : Niger Fl. 268 (1849) 
Notes : not Hook.f. ex Planch.
Information on the genus : Cochlospermum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with woody subterranean rootstock, from which, in the rainy saison, annual leafy shoots to 1,5(-2,5) m tall, are produced.
Ecology : Savanna and forest-savanna mosaic; 0-1700 m alt. hedges.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 220 (2006).
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 11917
Record n°11917
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