African Plant Database

Adenia pulchra M.G. Gilbert & W.J. de Wilde
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 12(1): 77 (1992)
Information on the genus : Adenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous liane growing from an underground subglobose tuber to at least 15 cm; stems to ±1 m long at time of flowering; sterile tendrils to 9 cm long; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Shaded sites on raised earth banks under deciduous woodland dominated by Acacia, Combretum and Terminalia; 1520-1040 m alt.
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Record n°114567 modified 2006-11-15
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