African Plant Database


Cissus grisea (Baker) Planch.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 622, in add. (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Basionym : Vitis grisea Baker
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vitis grisea Baker (1868)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber ± woody; stem cylindrical with short grey pubescence; tendrils 2-fid; leaves simple; petiole 2-8 cm long, densely pubescent; lamina to 15x15 cm, ± round, base cordate with a wide sinus, apex apiculate, margins denticulate,[…]
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Ecology : Riverine vegetation; wooded slopes by lakes; rocky outcrops.
  0-960 m alt. Very similar to C. sciaphila, but fruits different.
 
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 123853
 
Record n°123853 modified 2007-01-30
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