African Plant Database

Cissus grisea (Baker) Planch.
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 622, in add. (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Basionym : Vitis grisea Baker
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.
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Record n°123853 modified 2007-01-30
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