African Plant Database

Thesium wilczekianum Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 55(1-2): 24 (1985)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying green with a small erect rootstock to 5 mm diam.; stems in small tufts (4-7), slender, simple to sparingly virgately branched above, 45-70 cm tall, 1-2,5 mm diam. at base, strongly ribbed (ribs terminating in midribs of leaves),[…]
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Ecology : Boggy grassland; on ancient anthill in dark soil.
  1200-1450 m alt.
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Record n°90755 modified 2007-01-23
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