African Plant Database

Hypoxis leucotricha Fritsch
Information on the genus : Hypoxis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Corm not described; leaves 5-12; blade linear-ensiform, 20-27x1,2 cm, acuminate, glabrous above, with white hairs on margins and midrib beneath; scapes 2, 20-30 cm long, with white ± erect hairs; inflorescences raceme-like, 8-11 cm long, c. 15-flowered, pedicels to 1 cm long, hairy; tepals elliptic-lanceolate, 12 mm long, apiculate-acuminate, hairy outside; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Slopes along brooks.
  Known only from the type (Dekindt) from Angola, Huila.
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Record n°22812
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