African Plant Database

Cryptostephanus haemanthoides Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 142 (1892)
Information on the genus : Cryptostephanus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous geophyte to 75 cm tall; rhizome short, to 5 cm Ø, with tuberous fleshy roots; leaves glaucous, erect (in sun) to spreading (in shade), lanceolate
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Ecology : Deciduous bushland; in open places in full sun; or between granite rocks or occasionally as a lithophyte in deep shade of evergreen woodland; 625-1524 m alt.
  Possibly found in Angola
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carte afrique num 16392
Record n°16392
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