African Plant Database

Eriocaulon wildii S.M. Phillips
Protologue : Kew Bull. 52(1): 64 (1997)
Information on the genus : Eriocaulon
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rosulate annual herb; leaves subulate, subacute, 1-2 cm x c. 1 mm; scapes to c. 10, stiff, 4-ribbed; capitulum hemispherical, 5 mm wide; bracts narrow pointed; flowers 3-merous, glabrous.
Ecology : By river, on wet sand; 1200 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 56
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