African Plant Database

Thesium crassipes Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 31: 523 (1961)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying grayish-green; rootstock erect, to 2 cm Ø, woody, branched; stems several, erect, slender, to 26 cm tall, 1,5 mm Ø at the subwoody base, angular, glabrous, branched above; branches ascending, to 7 cm long, rebranched; […]
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Ecology : Grassy savanna in elevated area.
  Known ? only from the type collected in 1948. Resembling T. nutans (but leaves in the latter sparsely hairy on lower surface).
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Record n°90684 modified 2007-01-22
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