Dorstenia setosa

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Body Rhizomatous, stem 2-5 mm thick
Height Up to 50 cm
Leaves In spirals, Elliptic to oblong (to lanceolate), 6,5-21 x 3-8,5 cm
Flowers On short-shoots with minute stipules, green or with a reddish margin, flower stem 1,5-4 cm long. Flowering face 1-2,5 cm in diameter, appendages up to 1,5 mm long, fringe ca 2 mm long.
Reproduction Seed
Area In E Brazil (Bahia);
In shaded places;
At low altitudes.
Taxonomical details D. setosa Moricand, Pl. Nouv. Amér. 103, t. 64. 1841.

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