African Plant Database

Begonia adpressa Sosef
Protologue : Wageningen Agr. Univ. Pap. 91(4): 126 (1991)
Information on the genus : Begonia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 13-28 cm tall, with ±horizontal, stout rhizome with scales; top of foliated part ±ascending; leaves peltate.
Ecology : Moist primary montane forest, on the floor or rocks, in shade; 1000-1750 m alt. Endemic to W Cameroon.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 12372
Record n°12372
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