Dendrosenecio kilimanjari (Mildbr.) E.B.Knox
  • Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Dendrosenecio kilimanjari (Mildbr.) E.B.Knox. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000088981. Accessed on: 01 Dec 2021'

Morphology

Infrequent reproduction yields sparsely branched, columnar plants that rarely exceed three reproductive cycles.

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    Upright, polycarpic plant to 10 m tall, with trunk to 40 cm in diameter; pith 4–5 cm in diameter; stem bears densely packed leaf-rosettes of 25–80 leaves, without internode elongation; cloaked with marcescent foliage.

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    Ray florets prominent or inconspicuous to absent; disc florets 100–380.

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    Inflorescence broadly paniculate to 180 cm tall, 80 cm wide; capitula pendulous.

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    Leaf lamina lanceolate or cordate, to 65 cm long and 22 cm wide, with lower portion of leaf constricted to form a pseudo-petiole; hair cushion present on upper leaf-base, lanate along upper midvein, lower surface glabrous or tomentose, villose along lower midvein.

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    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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    https://tools.bgci.org/global_tree_search.php
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
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