African Plant Database

Zygotritonia praecox Stapf
Information on the genus : Zygotritonia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Near Z. hysterantha but: - rarely exceeding 25 cm tall; flowering stem bearing one basal leaf, this sheathing the stem for most of its length, with a free blade shorter than the sheath, 1,5-3 mm wide.
Ecology : Humid ground; meadow; alluvial soils in wet sites and amongst grasses; temporarily inundated grassland with rocky outcrops and scattered clumps of shrubs; c. 1600 m alt. (Ethiopia).
  Scattered distribution but probably overlooked.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 21894
Record n°21894
Feedback about this record