African Plant Database


Thesium pilosum A.W. Hill
Family : SANTALACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 187 (1910)
Information on the genus : Thesium
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial dwarf subshrub with a woody rootstock; stems erect, simple or branched near the base, 6-10 cm tall, densely pilose; leaves few on elongated branches, ovate-lanceolate, 4-5 mm long, hairy on lower surface and margins;[…]
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Ecology : Ecology not recorded.
  Very close to T. lycopodioides and T. strigulosum, but leaves longer and perianth lobes narrow and hooded. Known only from the type (Gossweiler 4209C).
 
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