African Plant Database

Tephrosia letestui Tisser.
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 2 2: 677 (1930)
Information on the genus : Tephrosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial plant with a woody root; stems woody, creping, ± ramose, 50 cm tall, cylindrical, with white-silky appressed hairs; nodes ± geniculate; pod stipitate (1,5 mm) like in T. chisumpae.
Ecology : Rocks; laterite.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 67927
Record n°67927
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