African Plant Database

Tephrosia decora Baker
Information on the genus : Tephrosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tephrosia lateritia Merxm. (1951)
=Tephrosia delicata Baker f. (1926)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or short-lived perennial herb with spreading branched (15-)30-80(-100) cm tall; stems densely or, in their lower parts, sparsely fulvous strigulose.
Ecology : Cultivations; roadsides, etc. in deciduous woodland area; bushy places at the margins of forests; in the shade of ravines of hygrophyte gallery; often on sandy soils; 720-1800 m alt.
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 67777
Record n°67777
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