African Plant Database


Rhynchosia crispa Verdc.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 25(1): 93 (1971)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or sometimes decumbent herb 10-18 cm tall, presumably with several shoots from a woody rootstock; stems covered with a mixture of longer and shorter white or yellowish spreading hairs; leaflet margins very coarsely crenate, somewhat bullate;
Ecology : Grassland; 1350-1440 m alt.
  Very similar to R. pulchra.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 66819
 
Record n°66819
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