African Plant Database

Epilobium salignum Hausskn.
Protologue : Oesterr. Bot. Z. 29: 90 (1879)
Information on the genus : Epilobium
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Epilobium neriophyllum Hausskn. (1884)
=Epilobium mundtii Hausskn. (1884)
=Epilobium natalense Hausskn. (1884)
=Epilobium schinzii Hausskn. (1907)
=Epilobium perrieri H. Lév. (1917)
=Epilobium oliganthum Baker (1884)
=Epilobium madagascariense H. Lév. (1907)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, perennial herb, 0,2-1,6 m; stems reddish, sometimes persistent and subligneous, strongly rhizomatous, the rhizomes lacking scales.
Ecology : Moist places, stream sides, swamps; 500-3590 m alt. Sudan (Imatong Mts.). S. Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland; Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.2 - 1.6 m. Alt: 500 - 3000 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 516 (2006).
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