African Plant Database

Aponogeton bogneri H. Bruggen
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 43(1-2): 207 (1973)
Information on the genus : Aponogeton
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tuber obovoid, c. 2 cm Ø; leaves submerged, petiole 10-50 cm long; blade oblong, narrowly cuneate at base and apex, 24-25x2,5-6,5 cm; inflorescence with a peduncle c. 65 cm long and one or two very densely flowered spikes; tepals (greenish) yellow.
Ecology : Deep, rather fast flowing rivers in sunny places.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14132
Record n°14132
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