African Plant Database

Xyris symoensii Brylska & Lisowski
Protologue : Syst. Geog. Pl. 69: 212 (1999)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, caespitose herb, to 75 cm tall with bulbous base surrounded by old brown leaf sheaths
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Ecology : Humid grassy savannas; Kalahari sand; meadows on humid, humus-bearing sand; humid stream and pool sides; moist valley; 1260-1660 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 15
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 43000
Record n°43000
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