African Plant Database

Renealmia albo-rosea K. Schum.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 293 (1904)
Information on the genus : Renealmia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, moderately robust; leaf petiole 4-6 cm long; blade oblanceolate
Ecology : Humid bush on river bank; 100 m alt.
  This species differs from all the other ones by its very large, proportionately many-flowered cincinni sustended by large white bracteoles, 8-9 mm long.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 20088
Record n°20088 modified 2012-08-14
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