African Plant Database

Sesbania goetzei Harms
Information on the genus : Sesbania
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sesbania goetzei Harms subsp. goetzei
Taxon infra-specific
Sesbania goetzei Harms subsp. goetzei
Sesbania goetzei subsp. multiflora J. B. Gillett
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Softly woody bush or small tree 3-6 m tall, the trunk 5-12 cm Ø; young stems densely pubescent, never aculeate.
Ecology : Land liable to flood beside ± alkaline lakes; sometimes forming pure stands or thickets; lower parts of valley which are flooded for long periods; coastal sandy beaches; lake-shores; 0-1900 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.: - Subsp. goetzei; - subsp. multiflora J. B. Gillett. Intermediates occur.
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carte afrique num 177072
Record n°177072
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