African Plant Database


Heracleum taylorii C. Norman
Family : APIACEAE
Information on the genus : Heracleum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 30-50 cm tall, with fistular, sulcate-striate, densely pubescent stems, 3-6 mm Ø below, branching only in the inflorescence; rootstock short, stout with much-thickened side-roots.
Ecology : Moor; streamsides; grassland from the upper part of the montane forest belt into the alpine belt; 3000-3810 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°27440
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