African Plant Database


Eriocaulon buchananii Ruhland
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, tufted, 10-20 cm tall; leaves in a small basal rosette, pale bronze-green, linear,
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Ecology : Swamp in humid savannas and on ferruginous hardpans; pools; shallow water of pans; wet sand or mud of recently flooded, drying hollows; boggy patches dominated by Loudetia within Hyparrhenia grassland; 380-1900 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 66
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 41847
 
Record n°41847
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