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Species Information
 

Aneilema aequinoctiale (P.Beauv.) Loudon
(name current July 2011)
(author citation updated July 2011)
lidzangamane

COMMELINACEAE
Growth form: Herb
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Other uses

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Aneilema aequinoctiale - Soft, weak-stemmed; stems and leaf-sheaths with numerous colourless hook-pointed hairs. Leaves with large loose sheaths 2,5 cm or more long; blade lance-shaped, up to 12 cm long x 4 cm wide. Inflorescence loosely branched; fruits about 8 mm long, surface very finely beaded.

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.


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