African Plant Database

Scilla arenaria Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1(5): 249 (1880 [1878])
Information on the genus : Scilla
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : ? Only known from the type (Welwitsch 3823) from Angola, Pungo Andongo, near Condo and Quitage, collected in 1857. Sandy wooded short-grassed pastures; in great quantity, covering wide areas.
  Probably near Ledebouria edulis.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°15106 modified 2013-11-26
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