African Plant Database

Thesium hararense A.G. Mill.
Protologue : Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 41(2): 295 (1983)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb to slender shrub with a woody base, glabrous (occasionally scabrous); stems several, ascending, much branched above, 10-30 cm tall; leaves linear, terete or flattened, 5-30 mm long, the upper ones smaller, scale-like; […]
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Ecology : Open grassland and open rocky places on limestone slopes; – Parasitic on Poaceae.
  1350-2200 m alt. A record of T. fastigiatum from Somalia is T. hararense.Resembling T. viride but inflorescence and leaves different.
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Record n°90695 modified 2009-08-26
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