African Plant Database

Thesium schliebenii Pilg.
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 11: 397 (1932)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Thesium schaijesii Lawalrée (1985)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with narrow woody rhizomes to 5 cm long; several stems arising from each rhizome, the whole forming a many-stemmed tuft 23-60 cm tall; stems 1-2,5 mm ? at base, simple to laxly branched, flowering branches sharply ascending, […]
Ecology : Wet grassland, swamps, swampy ground in long grass, dambo. Very close to T. fimbriatum but perianth lobes with a longer hood.
  1500-2000 m alt. Known from very few gatherings (type collected in 1931, others in 1957, 1986).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°90730 modified 2007-01-23
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