African Plant Database

Xyris welwitschii Rendle
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 68 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Xyris
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
  see more in the book
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
carte afrique num 42986
Record n°42986
Feedback about this record