African Plant Database

Dracaena acutissima Hua
Family : Dracaenaceae
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Autun 10: 669 (1897)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dracaena laurentii De Wild. (1905)
=Dracaena laurentii var. linearifolia De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with not very crowded, erect, sessile linear leaves, 32x0,4-0,7 cm (at the middle), very acute, midrib distinct on both surfaces, 12-15 distinct raised veins below; raceme lax, simple, terminal, ± of the same length as leaves; rachis pubescent; flowers many in cluster; pedicels 0,3 cm long, articulated at base; perianth tube cylindrical, longer than the lobes.
Ecology : Ecology not recorded; 600 m alt. (Gabon).
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Record n°14261 modified 2013-12-04
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