African Plant Database

Cajanus kerstingii Harms
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 14: 196 (1915)
Information on the genus : Cajanus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub 0,9-2 m tall; branches green to brown-purple, white-silky pubescent, faintly striate, glandular-punctate.
Ecology : Open savanna; Isoberlinia forest; lateritic hill; soil with fine gravel; ±50-500 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:222 (2012)
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