African Plant Database

Dracaena parviflora Baker
Family : Dracaenaceae
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1(5): 252 (1880 [1878])
Information on the genus : Dracaena
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pleomele parviflora (Baker) N.E. Br.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 6-10,5 m tall, dichotomously branched, branches erect-spreading, sometimes almost erect; leaves in a palm-like crown, 0,9-1,2x7,5 cm, base dilated; flowers in panicles or thyrsi hanging from the top of the trunk or branches; perianth whitish, 0,8 cm long; fruit only unripe known.
Ecology : By streams in the loftier woods.
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carte afrique num 14329
Record n°14329
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