African Plant Database

Alchemilla hendrickxii Hauman & Balle
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 22: 87 (1952)
Information on the genus : Alchemilla
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub, densely hairy; stems first prostrate, then erect, to 60 cm long and 6 mm Ø; developing axillary shoots at the base to 70 cm long, not rooting at nodes.
Ecology : Summit grassland with Deschampsia flexuosa, Helichrysum sp., Kniphofia thomsonii; forming carpet masses; 3100-3470 m alt.
  Only known from 2 mountain sites (Hendrickx 5426, and 6308 type) where also A. johnstonii with a similar habit occurs.
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 83931
Record n°83931
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