African Plant Database

Eriocaulon nigrocapitatum Kimpouni
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, with rosulate numerous setaceous leaves, flaccid, 1,5-4 cm long; scapes to 50 or more, 5-15 cm tall, 3-4-ribbed; capitulum globose to ovoid, 1,5-2 mm Ø, blackish; flowers 2-merous.
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Ecology : Boggy margins of drying pools in grassy savannas or bowal; 1000 m alt.
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
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Record n°41910
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