African Plant Database


Begonia adpressa Sosef
Family : BEGONIACEAE
Protologue : Wageningen Agr. Univ. Pap. 91(4): 126 (1991)
Information on the genus : Begonia
 
 
Status
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
 
Map
carte afrique num 12372
 
Record n°12372
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