African Plant Database

Thesium bangweolense R.E. Fr.
Protologue : Wiss. Erg. Schwed. Rhodesia-Kongo-Exp. 1911-1912 1: 21 (1914)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with short stout woody caudex c. 12 mm Ø crowned with many very short closely scaly shoots elongating into slender erect stems to 35 cm tall; stems simple to well branched near base, ± virgately branched above,[…]
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Ecology : Tall grass in wet meadows.
  Poorly known species. Known with certainty only from the type collected in 1911. A collection from N Malawi uncertain (flower too young).
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Record n°90676 modified 2007-01-22
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