African Plant Database

Thesium laetum Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 20: 159 (1950)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying light green; with a woody rhizome and several erect slender stems to 17 cm tall, 1,5-2 mm Ø at base, subwoody below, sulcate-striate, glabrous, simple below, branched above; branches ascending, forming inflorescences; […]
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Ecology : Open forest on edge of plateau (Kundelungu).
  Known only from the type collected in 1948. Related to T. bequaertii.
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Record n°90702 modified 2007-01-22
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