African Plant Database

Moringa arborea Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 40(1): 15 (1985)
Information on the genus : Moringa
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 :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 61 (1991).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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