African Plant Database

Albuca chlorantha Welw. ex Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1(5): 251 (1880 [1878])
Information on the genus : Albuca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with globose bulb, 3,5 cm Ø, outer tunics brown; leaves several, ensiform, 45-60x>1 cm low down, tapering gradually into a long point; peduncle 60-90 cm long; raceme moderately dense, cylindric, 30 cm long; pedicels very short; perianth c. 2,5 cm long; tepals fleshy, yellow, with a broad green keel; fruit unknown ?
Ecology : River thickets; grassy thickets.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14810
Record n°14810
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