African Plant Database

Thesium fulvum A.W. Hill
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 185 (1910)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial (?) suffrutex, all parts dark-brown, short-hairy; stems erect, grooved, 25-38 cm tall, lateral branches 2-10 cm long; leaves ± distant, ovate-lanceolate near the base, (sub-)acute on upper part, c. 2 mm long; flowers green,[…]
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Ecology : Very similar to T. viride (with leaves and perianth-lobes with ciliate margins; glabrous in T. fulvum). In his description Hill (Bull. Misc. Inf. Kew 1910: 185) only cites the type Chevalier 7627 (collected in 1903). From the same locality […]
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Record n°90692 modified 2007-01-22
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