Genus:
Osbeckia L.

Osbeckia praviantha Jacq.-Fél.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Guinea, Liberia.

[FWTA]

Melastomataceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:1. 1954

Morphology General Habit
Erect herb, to 18 in. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers light pink
Ecology
On rock outcrops.

Native to:

Guinea, Liberia

Osbeckia praviantha Jacq.-Fél. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Bull. Inst. Franç. Afrique Noire 15: 973 (1953)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Bull. I.F.A.N. 15: 973, fig. 1 (1953).

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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