African Plant Database


Pimpinella buchananii H. Wolff
Family : APIACEAE
Information on the genus : Pimpinella
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pimpinella buchananii H. Wolff var. buchananii
 Pimpinella buchananii H. Wolff subsp. buchananii
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pimpinella buchananii var. triradiata C. Norman
=Pimpinella favifolia C. Norman
=Pimpinella stolzii H. Wolff
=Pimpinella zernyi Gilli
 
Taxon infra-specific
Pimpinella buchananii H. Wolff var. buchananii
Pimpinella buchananii var. longistyla C. C. Towns.
Pimpinella buchananii H. Wolff subsp. buchananii
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Biennial or perennial herb, 35-150 cm tall with usually short (rarely to ± 7 cm long), firm, oblong, tuber-like root.
Ecology : Commonly in Brachystegia and Brachystegia, Uapaca woodland; river banks; gullies; among rocky outcrops; open bushland; rocky meadow; yellow-grey or reddish sandy loam; grassy hill slopes, summits; 430-1880 m alt.
  Basal leaves very variable in shape and size, usually pinnate, only rarely simple or 3-lobed.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 175424
 
Record n°175424
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