African Plant Database

Ornithogalum gambosanum Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 7(3): 547 (1898)
Information on the genus : Ornithogalum
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stellarioides gambosana (Baker) Mart.-Azorín, M. B. Crespo & Juan (2011)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb small; leaves 4, erect, linear, glabrous, 20-22,5x0,8-1,2 cm, tapering to the point, base clasping the stem; scape erect 12,5-15 cm long; raceme moderately dense, oblong-cylindric, 5 cm long; pedicels, slightly drooping, the lower ones 0,4 cm long; perianth campanulate, 0,4 cm long; segments oblanceolate, obtuse, white with a pale brown keel; capsule ?
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  ? Only known from the type.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 15038
Record n°15038
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