African Plant Database


Alchemilla triphylla Rothm.
Family : ROSACEAE
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 42: 117 (1937)
Information on the genus : Alchemilla
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched shrub to 60-120 cm tall with decumbent -ascending stems green towards the apices; pubescence thick, silvery-creamy.
Ecology : Moist and sloping ground, upland moor, often scrambling over rocks; often forming dense stands in valleys and at edges of Dendrosenecio forest; 3150-4200 m alt.
  Habit like A. stuhlmannii. Endemic on Ruwenzori.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 83937
 
Record n°83937 modified 2007-01-31
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