African Plant Database

Farsetia longisiliqua Decne.
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. 4: 69 (1835) 
Information on the genus : Farsetia
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet, ±hemispherically expanded, 30-60 cm tall.
Ecology : Main area in coastland: dry rocky slopes or scree, sandy patches among rocks; granite and sandstone bedrock; 0-c. 2400 m alt. (Yemen). Not in W Sudan. – Egypt, Arabia, Socotra.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 116 (1986).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 204 (1999).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°78128 modified 2008-03-25
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