African Plant Database

Talbotiella eketensis Baker f.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Talbotiella
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bushy dwarf shrub 1 m tall or tree 4-6 m; new leaves very pale green shaded mauvy pink, older leaves dark glossy green, much like those of Cynometra hankei; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Estuary; freshwater swamp forest; in profusion in rather loose drift sand.
  Decorative: white flowers with orange stamens and bright pink bracteoles.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 71011
Record n°71011
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