African Plant Database

Thesium rectangulum Welw. ex Hiern
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 936 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, strictly erect, glaucescent, wiry herb c. 30-45 cm tall, branched like a broom; branches acutely angular or ± winged (decurrent leaves); leaves of main stem linear, thick, 2-3 cm long, acute, leaves on branches smaller, appressed;[…]
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Ecology : Thickets, hilly hot places; also wooded meadows; not plentiful, or sparingly.
  c. 1350 m alt.
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