African Plant Database

Albuca subspicata 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 : Bulbs subglobose, 1,2-1,8 cm Ø, with outer tunics membranous, dull brown; leaves 3-4, erect, subulate, 0,15-0,3 cm long, 0,22 cm Ø low down; scape flexuose, 10-15 cm long; raceme 4-12-flowered, 5-10 cm long; pedicels short, ascending, lower ones 0,4-0,6 cm long; perianth 1,2 cm long; tepals white with a broad green keel; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Lofty rocks; rather rare.
  ? Only known from the type (Welwitsch 3839).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14850
Record n°14850
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