African Plant Database

Cleome ramosissima Parl.
Family : Capparaceae
Protologue : Fragm. Fl. Aethiop.-aegypt. 22 (1854)
Information on the genus : Cleome
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polanisia ramosissima (Webb ex Parl.) T. Durand
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome schweinfurthii Gilg (1895)
=Cleome arabica var. stenocarpa Franch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb, to 1,5 m.
Ecology : Semi-evergreen bushland, rocky slopes; 900-1800 m alt. Arabia

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 12839
Record n°12839 modified 2018-03-06
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