African Plant Database

Crinum purpurascens Herb.
Protologue : Amaryllidaceae 250 (1837)
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crinum purpurascens var. angustilobium De Wild. (1837)
=*Crinum koutiense A. Chev.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb subglobose, 3-5 cm Ø, often with stolons on the rhizomatous part, neck very short; leaves with the flowers, strap-shaped, rosulate, erect, dark green, thin,
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Ecology : Swampy areas; in loamy soil; farmbush, cultivations; on forest floor, not submerged; 0-800 m alt.
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see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 16211
Record n°16211 modified 2007-04-04
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