Dorstenia barteri var. barteri

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Body Rhizomatous, stem errect, sometimes branched, woody towards the base
Height Up to 90 cm tall
Leaves Lanceolate to elliptic, broadest mostly above, sometimes in or below the middle, often narrowed below the middle, 3-22 x 1,5-8,5 cm.
Flowers Greenish flowers, flower stem ca 2 cm long, flowering face suborbicular or angular, sometimes tending to stellate. 5-15 appendages up to 3 cm long.
Reproduction Unknown
Area In Bioko, SE Nigeria, Cameroun and Congo;
In primary and also secondary forest;
At altitudes up to ca. 2500 m.
Taxonomical details D. barteri Bureau var. barteri in De Candolle, Prodr. 17:272. 1873.

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