African Plant Database

Xyris dissimilis Malme
Protologue : Ark. Bot. 22: A. No. 4, 6 (1928)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial caespitose herb to 47 cm tall with bulbous shoot bases covered with old brown shining sheaths
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Ecology : Humid places in open forests; sandy Brachystegia woodland; rocky places; swamps; stream sides; 1350-1800 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 20
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 42938
Record n°42938
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