African Plant Database

Cissus adeyana Masinde & L. E. Newton
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 44 (1993)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing or straggling shrub to ± 1-5 m tall; stems green when young, fleshy, jointed, 8-sided or appearing 12-sided due to grooves, with 4 deeply channelled faces alternating with intermediate couvex faces, the stem appearing ± round;[…]
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Ecology : Scattered scrub on rocky ground, dry Acacia-Commiphora bushland on rocky limestone ridge.
  750-1250 m alt. A very peculiar plant near C. quadrangularis; discovered by Bally in 1952; described in 1993.
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carte afrique num 123908
Record n°123908 modified 2007-01-30
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