African Plant Database

Drimia guineensis (Speta) J. C. Manning & Goldblatt
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Edinburgh J. Bot. 60(3): 556 (2004)
Information on the genus : Drimia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ledurgia guineensis Speta (2001)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb ovoid, compact, 2,5 cm long; inflorescence a raceme of c. 6 flowers on a short scape; pedicels erect, 3,5 mm long; perigon segments 7,5 mm long, fused on 2,5 mm at base, green with brown midrib, reflexed.
Ecology : Collected in Guinea, between Pita and Hafia, and cultivated at the Botanical Garden, Wien, in 1997.
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Record n°232059 created 2013-10-10
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