African Plant Database

Mesanthemum prescottianum (Bong.) Körn.
Information on the genus : Mesanthemum
Basionym : Eriocaulon prescottianum Bong.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eriocaulon prescottianum Bong.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial slender herb, erect, 20-50 cm tall, with a tuber
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Ecology : Swamps on rocks in meadows: meadow on rocky ground; on peat with Afrotrilepis pilosa; 600-1600 m alt.
  Erroneously described from Brazil.
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