African Plant Database

Daucus hochstetteri A. Br. ex Engl.
Information on the genus : Daucus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Daucus abyssinicus Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1848)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb 15-25 cm tall, branched from the base; leaves 2-3-pinnate, segments linear; vegetative leaves serving as bracts; umbels sessile, axillary; petals white, small.
Ecology : Common on rocky hills and in valleys; open, often eroded areas in evergreen bushland; 1650-2700 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
carte afrique num 27249
Record n°27249 modified 2007-02-19
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