African Plant Database

Rhynchosia speciosa Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 25(1): 79 (1971)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub with woody branches; stems densely covered with tubercular-based glandular hairs; mature pod unknown.
Ecology : Rock-crevices on moutain summit; 2700 m alt.
  Only one specimen of this magnificent plant collected in 1959; near R. clivorum , R. tricuspidata ; exists perhaps on Mt. Kulal.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 66866
Record n°66866
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