African Plant Database

Ophrestia breviracemosa Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 52(2): 495 (1997)
Information on the genus : Ophrestia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrubby herb with 4 prostrate stems to 40 cm long, appressed grey pubescent arising from a woody rootstock leaves 1-foliolate; calyx and corolla hairs very dark brown; corolla small, colour unknown; ovary 2-ovulate; pod unknown.
Ecology : Uapaca burnt
  Known only from the type collected in 1969.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 62677
Record n°62677
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