African Plant Database

Dracaena gabonica Hua
Family : Dracaenaceae
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Autun 10: 669 (1897)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pleomele gabonica (Hua) N.E. Br.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem slender; leaves crowded, ascending; petiole channelled, 5-10 cm long, base dilated; blade thin, oblong-cuspid 10-12,5x6,2-7,5 cm, base deltoid; raceme simple, lax, peduncle short; flowers few in a fascicle; pedicels short; perianth 1,8-2,1 cm long; segments as long as tube; fruit unknown ?
Ecology : Damp woods.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14298
Record n°14298
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