African Plant Database

Cissus silvestris Tchoumé
Protologue : Ann. Fac. Sci. Univ. Dakar 19: 183 (1967)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem climbing, woody, with tendrils; young stem polygonal; branches hexagonal; leaves ± oblong to ovate; petiole 5-8 cm long, rounded, channelled above; lamina 3-5-nerved at base; cymes leaf-opposed, shortly pedunculate, dichotomous;[…]
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Ecology : Clayey-muddy very humus-rich soil; clayey-sandy soil slightly humus-bearing.
  Near C. producta, C. miegei. A good species ? Discovered in 1961.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°123884 modified 2007-01-31
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