African Plant Database

Cola porphyrantha Brenan
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 40(1): 85 (1985)
Information on the genus : Cola
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen tree 7-20 m; cauliflorous; ripe fruit not seen.
Ecology : Dense evergreen forest; 45-420 m alt. Endemic to Kenya; vulnerable, event. endangered; Beentje, Kenya trees, shrubs and lianas: 163, 1994. Near C. stelechantha and C. lukei.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 27 (2007).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 120930
Record n°120930
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