African Plant Database

Hymenostegia gracilipes Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 1: 332 (1928)
Information on the genus : Hymenostegia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 14 m; bole to 60 cm Ø, 1,8 m in girth; crown spreading, branches drooping; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Evergreen forest; often along river banks. Not common.
  Ornamental (flowers profuse, white-sepaled and reddish-petaled, in terminal racemes, several-flowered).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 70095
Record n°70095
Feedback about this record