African Plant Database

Afroligusticum elliotii (Engl.) C. Norman
Information on the genus : Afroligusticum
Basionym : Peucedanum elliotii Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Peucedanum elliotii Engl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peucedanum normanii M. Hiroe
=*Afroligusticum chaerophylloides C. Norman
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect perennial 50-150 cm tall, with a woody, probably rhizomatous rootstock; stem fistular, succulent, finely ribbed and grooved with hard inflated nodes, ± branched with ascending branches.
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Ecology : Bamboo forests, near water; gallery in savanna; road sides; slopes; brushwoods; thickets; 1840-2600 m alt.
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carte afrique num 27413
Record n°27413
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