African Plant Database

Aeschynomene bullockii J. Léonard
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 24: 71 (1954)
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aeschynomene bullockii var. volubilis J. Léonard
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, very glandular subshrubby herb, 10-35 cm tall, with several shoots from a woody rootstock, mostly flowering after fires; or a woody, ramose trailer or climber 0,5-1 m long; stems covered with short tubercular-based hairs; seeds unknown.
Ecology : Poor grassland on very stony grey soil; Brachystegia woodland; savanna; 1300-1500 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 63431
Record n°63431
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