African Plant Database

Crinum nubicum Hannibal
Protologue : Bull. Louisiana Soc. Hort. Res. 3(5): 315, 317 (1972)
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crinum humile A. Chev. (1950)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small herb with ovoid bulb 3-5 cm Ø; neck tubular, tunics breaking up into stiff fibres at top; leaves in rosette, sub-erect, grass-like
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Ecology : Savanna woodland in thin soil overlying rock; dry grassy savanna; alluvion on hardpan; thin soil on sandstone slab with Sporobolus pectinellus; riparian woodland along creek; 600 m alt.
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