African Plant Database


Mesanthemum variabile Kimpouni
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Information on the genus : Mesanthemum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, rhizomatous, 40-80 cm tall; leaves rarely numerous, rosulate, sessile, amplexicaul, narrowly lanceolate to linear
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Ecology : Grassy, humid savannas; swampy savannas on sandy alluvions; wet hollows; 1000-1600 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 73
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 41805
 
Record n°41805
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