1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Dendrosenecio (Hauman ex Hedberg) B.Nord.
      1. Dendrosenecio cheranganiensis (Cotton & Blakelock) E.B.Knox

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya (Cherangani Hills).

    [FTEA]

    Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

    Habit
    Upright, polycarpic plant to 6 m tall or ‘dwarfed’ to 1.5 m tall, pith 2–3 cm in diameter; stem with densely packed leaf-rosettes of 40–70 leaves, with no internode elongation, cloaked with marcescent foliage or at least covered with retained leaf-bases for 1–2 m below the leaf-rosettes.
    Leaves
    Leaf lamina oblanceolate, to 94 cm long and 25 cm wide, hair cushion weakly to strongly developed on upper leaf-base, lower surface glabrous or sparsely to densely pubescent, villose along lower midvein.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence broadly paniculate; capitula presented horizontally.
    Florets
    Ray florets 10–15, to 25 mm long; disc florets 35–70.

    Distribution

    Dendrosenecio cheranganiensis (Cotton & Blakelock) E.B.Knox appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 243 (1993): (1993)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • E.B.Knox in Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 243 (1993).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0