African Plant Database


Erythrina brucei Schweinf.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 18: 653 (1868)
Information on the genus : Erythrina
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 15-20 m, with prickly branches.
Ecology : Edges and open places of forests or woodlands; 1400-2600 m alt.
  Can be grown easily from cuttings (live fences); domestication of an endemic Ethiopian species.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 328 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 63805
 
Record n°63805
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