African Plant Database

Aframomum pruinosum Gagnep.
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 55: xxxviii (1908) 
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with leafy slender shoots, pendent, to 2-5 m tall, covered with a whitish waxy bloom;
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Ecology : Evergreen forest; forest undergrowth in shade; 300-710 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 20158
Record n°20158
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