African Plant Database

Thesium dissitum N.E. Br.
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 137 (1909)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a woody taproot to c. 1 cm Ø at the crown; stems several, tufted from this crown, 15-45 cm tall, erect or ? sometimes spreading, branched from the base, leafy, ribbed by decurrent leaves; branches ascending;[…]
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Ecology : Miombo and other, mixed woodlands. 900-1400 m alt.
  Seems to be very close to T. mukense (but with woody stolons). – Poorly known species and more material needed.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Herb, Parasite- Ht 0.12 - 0.15 m. Alt 1000 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°90528
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