African Plant Database

Thesium amicorum Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 55(1-2): 18 (1985)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb to 70 cm tall, green when dried; root small, slender, branched; stem simple, erect, slender, to 2(-2,2) mm Ø at base, terete, ribbed, glabrous or sometimes with few short hairs at base, upper part of stem branched and bearing flowers;[…]
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Ecology : Humid and grassy steppe.
  1650-1710 m alt. Resembling T. microphyllum but annual and with single stem, and with shorter fruit crown (2,25 mm, not 3-3,25 mm).
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Record n°90671 modified 2007-01-22
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