African Plant Database

Drimiopsis seretii De Wild.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 3: 268 (1911)
Information on the genus : Drimiopsis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb globose, c. 3 cm Ø; leaves lanceolate-linear, to 10x0,9 cm, base clasping to stem, not distinctly petiolate, apex cuneate; scape 10-15 cm long; raceme dense, cylindrical, c. 15 cm long; perianth segments oblong, 2,5-3x1 mm; fruit unknown.
Ecology : ? Known only from the type (Seret 543) collected in 1906; Zaire, around Gumbari (probably N Zaire).
  Said to be near D. barteri but differes by its reduced raceme. Probably a form of D. barteri.
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Record n°14677 modified 2012-05-07
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