African Plant Database

Alchemilla subnivalis Baker f.
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 38: 250 (1908)
Information on the genus : Alchemilla
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Dwarf much-branched subshrub to 1 m tall; main branches prostrate or ascending to 35 cm long with internodes 4-5 mm long; lateral branches short, 4-5(-10) cm long.
Ecology : Moraines, rocky places, bare patches, moist ground with sparse vegetation; founf as isolated specimens or often mat-forming; 3600-4750 m alt.
  Similar to A. elgonensis. Endemic on Ruwenzori (cf. A. stuhlmannii ).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 83936
Record n°83936 modified 2007-01-31
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