African Plant Database

Thesium equisetoides Welw. ex Hiern
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 937 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial dwarf shrub, minutely puberulous or nearly glabrous with a thick woody rootstock; much-branched from the base, with tufts of ± prostrate stems, slender, whip-like, branched, with the habit of an Equisetum to c. 38 cm long, 2 mm Ø;[…]
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Ecology : Sandy wooded places near river banks; savanna;
  c. 800 m alt. (Cameroon).S. Africa (1300-1700 m alt.).
  Cameroon, S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub, Parasite- Alt 1300 - 1700 m. Distribution NAM, NC, WC
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