African Plant Database


Alysicarpus ferrugineus Hochst. & Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Alysicarpus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fabricia ferruginea (Hochst. & Steud. ex A. Rich.) Kuntze (1891)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Ascending perennial herb to 50 cm tall with a woody rootstock; young stems brownish pilose.
Ecology : Grassland, often on clay; 1600-2400 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 301 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 62251
 
Record n°62251
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