African Plant Database

Dracaena buettneri Engl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 478 (1892)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Leaves moderately dense; petiole slender, 15-20 cm long; blade oblong, 10-15 cm long, apex acute, base cuneate; inflorescence 20 cm long, secondary branches short, distant; flowers clustered with short pedicels; bracts lanceolate, scarious; perianth unknown; berry globose, 1-seeded.
Ecology : Forest.
  Said to be near D. glomerata, D. densifolia.
  Only known from the type (? lost: Büttner 537), Gabon, Munda, Sibange Farm.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°14274
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