African Plant Database


Cardamine obliqua Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : BRASSICACEAE
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 19 (1847)  
Information on the genus : Cardamine
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cardamine hirsuta auct. sensu Staner, non L.
=Cardamine johnstonii Oliv. (1887)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, rhizomatous, often creeping herb; stems 10-120 cm tall.
Ecology : Moist forest, moors, on shores of lakes and streams (montane forest to alpine belt); 2000-4900 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 63
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 77680
 
Record n°77680
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