African Plant Database


Triplochiton zambesiacus Milne-Redh.
Family : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 271 (1935)
Information on the genus : Triplochiton
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 18 m, with straight bole.
Ecology : Often on termitaria; also on flood plains of silty sand and river banks. Very fine shade-giving tree with dense foliage and large handsome flowers (petals ±3,5 ??2,5 cm, whitish or yellowish but deep red towards the base).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 121128
 
Record n°121128
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