African Plant Database

Crinum bambusetum Nordal & Sebsebe
Protologue : Kew Bull. 57(2): 467 (2002)
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb ovoid, stoloniferous, 5 cm Ø; leaves strap-shaped, 35-90x6-20 cm, without distinct midrib, erect to suberect forming a false stem
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Ecology : Bamboo thicket with rocky outcrops; Oxythenanthera abyssinica thicket and Combretum-Terminalia woodland; grassy khor, alluvium; locally very abundant or common; 1490-1510 m alt in Ethiopia.

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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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 16227
Record n°16227
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