African Plant Database


Uvaria afzelii Scott-Elliot
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 30: 70 (1895)
Information on the genus : Uvaria
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small tree or spreading shrub, 5 m tall; large flowers (petals 18 'mm long ??10 mm wide).
Ecology : Thickets surrounded with grass in places inundated during rain (Ghana).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 38 (1991).
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 39
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
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Record n°6583 modified 2007-04-04
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