African Plant Database

Physostigma coriaceum Merxm.
Protologue : Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 3: 90 (1951)
Information on the genus : Physostigma
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suffrutex? With leathery leaves appearing at the same time as the flowers; fruit and seeds unknown.
Ecology : Known only from the type gathering (fragment of plant) made in Angola by a collector for the firm Boehringer & Sons (Mannheim) without information about the locality. Plant rich in alkaloids. Seems to be near. P. mesoponticum but leaves smaller and har
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Record n°70845
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