African Plant Database

Aeschynomene nyikensis Baker
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 259 (1897)
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect branched shrub1,5-2,5(-?4,5) m tall; stems at first pubescent with viscid tubercular-based hairs, sometimes peeling to leave a roughened surface.
Ecology : Secondary bushland; coarse grassland, etc.; often near forest edges; Brachystegia woodland; edges of woodland; marshland margins; 1200-2255 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 63463
Record n°63463
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