African Plant Database


Aeschynomene mediocris Verdc.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 28(3): 429 (1973)
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak annual herb to 0,9 m tall, sometimes forming a spreading mat to 45 cm Ø from the taproot; main stem somewhat woody at the base; young branches glabrous to densely covered with tubercular-based yellowish bristly hairs.
Ecology : Dambo or swampy grassland by stream; gravel bed of drying stream; 1230-1280 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 63454
 
Record n°63454
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