African Plant Database


Xyris welwitschii Rendle
Family : XYRIDACEAE
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 68 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Xyris
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb with solitary stems to 35 cm tall; leaf sheaths green-brown, smooth
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Ecology : Wooded marshy meadows; damp sandy soils, among rocks; c. 1200 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 28
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 42986
 
Record n°42986
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