African Plant Database

Pilocarpus racemosus Vahl
Information on the genus : Pilocarpus
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen shrub or small tree to 5 m tall; leaves 1-3-foliolate, coriaceous, glabrous; flowers reddish brown, in narrow 20-50 cm long racemes on horizontal 1-1,5 cm long pedicels; follicles 1-5, strongly ridged.
Ecology : Cultivated in E Africa. Native of C. & S. America.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°90410
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