African Plant Database

Hemandradenia chevalieri Stapf
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 289 (1908)
Information on the genus : Hemandradenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Low-branching shrub or tree to 15 m tall; trunk to 35 cm Ø; branches dark-brown, with few scattered or many lenticels; branchlets pale-brown tomentose, soon glabrescent; leaves unifoliolate, 7-14 cm long, more often c. 5 cm, margin not recurved at base.
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Ecology : Sea-shore formations; rain- and semi-deciduous forests; 10-20 m alt. – Rare, but widespread.
  Cultivated in the Banco Forest Reserve (Ivory Coast).
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carte afrique num 8323
Record n°8323
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