African Plant Database


Thesium reekmansii Lawalrée
Family : SANTALACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 55(1 -2): 21 (1985)
Information on the genus : Thesium
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial glabrous herb drying greyish-green; rhizome to 3 mm diam., apparently horizontal; stems many, tufted, to 30 cm tall, 1,5 mm diam. at base; leaves few, scale-like, 1-2 mm long, appressed; flowering spikes terminal, lax, 7 cm long[…]
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Ecology : Afroalpine meadow
  2500 m alt. Very close to T. tenuissimum, but tepals much longer and fruit only faintly reticulate. Geographical distributions very different.
 
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Record n°90726 modified 2007-01-23
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