African Plant Database

Acacia chariessa Milne-Redh.
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 143 (1933)
Information on the genus : Acacia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senegalia chariessa (Milne-Redh.) Kyal. & Boatwr. (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Low, spreading or ± erect shrub (almost a woody herb) 0,3-1,5 m tall, sometimes forming thickets; young branchlets slender, glabrous, purple;
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Ecology : Open bushland, low woodland on rocky shallow soils, often with Combretum or Acacia spp.; on serpentine and pyroxenite soils, but also on a range of substrates derived from schistose goldbelt rocks; also open disturbed sites, roadsides, etc.; etc...
  Superficially similar to A. ataxacantha.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 67319
Record n°67319
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