African Plant Database

Costus mosaicus W. Bull
Family : Zingiberaceae
Information on the genus : Costus
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : obliquely lanceolate leaves, three to four inches [7,5-10 cm] long, arranged in a spiral manner on succulent stems
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Ecology : Imported from Congo. No specimen known. Taxonomic status unknown
  • Maas-van de Kamer H., P.J.M. Maas & al. (2016). Monograph of African Costaceae. Blumea 61: 313
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