African Plant Database

Crinum glaucum A. Chev.
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lviii. Mem. V (1911) 
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Crinum jagus auct. sensu Nordal p.p., non (J.Thomps.) Dandy
=Crinum rattrayii Hort. (1905)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb ovoid, c. 20x20 cm, multiplying to form clumps; tunic white, papery; leaves glaucous, ± succulent, broadly lanceolate
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Ecology : Grassy swamp sides; riverine vegetation and humid places in savanna; sometimes common; c. 1200 m alt. in Uganda.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 16187
Record n°16187
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