African Plant Database


Moringa arborea Verdc.
Family : MORINGACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 40(1): 15 (1985)
Information on the genus : Moringa
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Sarcorhizal tree to 15 m; trunk rather slender; roots thick, soft,
Ecology : Dried-out river-bed; 450 m alt. Ethiopia? Vulnerable in Kenya (found twice).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 61
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 57920
 
Record n°57920
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