African Plant Database

Cordeauxia edulis Hemsl.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 361 (1907)
Information on the genus : Cordeauxia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched shrub or tree to 2,5 m tall.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland and scrub on sandy soil; 200-500 m alt.
  Fairly variable.
  Seeds highly appreciated as food; provides a valuable dry season browse.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 70228
Record n°70228
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