African Plant Database

Aframomum laxiflorum Lock
Protologue : Kew Bull. 31(2): 263 (1976); Kew Bull. 31: 264 (1976) [1977]
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with leafy stems to 1,5 m tall from a thin rhizome; leaf lamina narrowly elliptic
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Ecology : Mist forest; growing in large groups; 1310-1900 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 35-37
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 20146
Record n°20146
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