African Plant Database

Adenia dolichosiphon Harms
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 13: 425 (1936)
Information on the genus : Adenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber, to ± 5 m, growing from a turnip-shaped tuber; sterile tendrils to 15 cm long; ™ flower unknown.
Ecology : Shrub vegetation along watercourses, Brachystegia woodland; 0-800 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 525 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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Record n°114502
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