African Plant Database

Hypagophytum abyssinicum (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) A. Berger
Information on the genus : Hypagophytum
Basionym : Sempervivum abyssinicum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sempervivum abyssinicum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sedum malladrae Chiov. (1911)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with tuber or tuberous rhizome; stems 1-few, simple, to 26 of thin tangled twigs; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Steep rock faces, usually seasonally wet and moss-covered, exposed or in shade; 2250-3500 m alt.
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see under chg
carte afrique num 56568
Record n°56568
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