African Plant Database


Sphenostylis zimbabweensis Mithen
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Sphenostylis
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sphenostylis marginata subsp. 1 auct. Drummond in Kirkia
=*Sphenostylis marginata subsp. obtusifolia auct. sensu Verdc. p.p., non (Harms) Verdc. sensu stricto
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing or procumbent herb to ± 1 m long, from a woody rootstock; stems ± glabrous; flowers large, purple.
Ecology : Grassland; grassland with scattered trees; woodland margins; 1200-1700 m alt.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°67085
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