African Plant Database


Vigna platyloba Welw. ex Hiern
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Vigna
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial climbing or trailing herb 0,9-2 m long; stems ascending at the base and not rarely erect to 0,6-0,9 m hight; branches straggling, remote, ± angular, densely pubescent with short ± appressed or downward-curved hairs or longer spreading hairs;
Ecology : Woodland; bushland; in the somewhat sandy thickets of the more open forests; miombo woodland; also as a weed; 700-1800 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 68234
 
Record n°68234
Feedback about this record