African Plant Database

Xyris fugaciflora Rendle
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual glabrous herb; stems solitary, 15-30 cm tall
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Ecology : Rocky humid meadows; humid savanna; damp soil over rocky outcrops; swamp or source sides; humid sands; spongy places (Welwitsch 2461 only); 1400-2680 m alt.
  Known from a few widely scattered collections

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 71 (1899).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 31
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 42947
Record n°42947
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