Dorstenia lindeniana

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Body Rhizomatous, stem 2-5 mm thick
Height Up to 50 cm tall
Leaves In spirals, oblong to obovate to elliptic, 2,5-14 x 1,5-6,5 cm
Flowers On minute short-shoots with reduced stipules, green with a purple margin, flower stem 2-4 cm long. Flowering face purple 0,5-1,2 cm in diameter, fringe ca 1 mm broad.
Reproduction Seed
Area In Mexico, Guatemala and Belize;
In shade, often in rocky places, often limestone, along streams;
At altitudes up to 1100 m.
Taxonomical details D. lindeniana Bureau in De Candolle, Prodr. 17: 269. 1873

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