African Plant Database

Alchemilla haumanii Rothm.
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 40: 212 (1936)
Information on the genus : Alchemilla
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small shrub with woody much branched stems, sometimes rooting at the upper nodes when touching the ground; roots thick, succulent!
Ecology : Moist moorland in the ericaceous and alpine belts; 3000-4250 m alt.
  Variable in leaf form and pubescence.
  Eventual hybridization with A. pedata recorded. Confused with A. johnstonii (vicarious species in E Africa).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 83930
Record n°83930 modified 2007-01-31
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