African Plant Database

Thesium hockii Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 17: 141 (1944)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying glaucous green; rhizome and stems woody; stems erect to 20 cm tall, 2 mm Ø, slender, zigzag, glabrous, branched, ribbed;branches erect, filiform,to 3cm long,leafy, rebranched, terminating in a flower;leaves on stems scale-like[…]
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Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  Related to T. myriocladum (drying fuscous to dark red-brown and with branchlets at angle of 90°); also near T. katangense.Known only from the type collected in 1911.
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Record n°90697 modified 2007-01-22
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