Aframomum angustifolium. Photo: Bart Wursten Chirinda Forest. Aframomum angustifolium. Photo: Bart Wursten Chirinda Forest. Aframomum angustifolium. Description. Leafy shoots arising from extensive rhizomes. Inflorescences flowered, also arising at the base of the leafy shoots. Petals red. Labellum yellow . An herb with leafy stems to m high, and flowers narrow in short inflorescences, pink or carmine; of moist shady places in hill savanna, across the Region.

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Year ISBN Description A very well presented, simple guide to growing and utilizing wild food plants in Tanzania, with line drawings of each plant, a description, habitat and range, non-food as well as food uses, plus basic information on growing the plants.

Aframokum nangawo Aframomum zambesiacum. Use dmy dates from April Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles. This page was last edited on 25 Julyat From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Retrieved from ” https: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Hall Aframomum aulacocarpos Pellegr. Retrieved 7 February Schum [1] Synonyms [2] Alexis Salisb. Kuntze Cardamomum melegueta Amgustifolium Marogna paludosa Salisb. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. Aframomum thonneri De Wild. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.


Views Read Edit View history. Aframomum laurentii De Wild. Jansen Aframomum daniellii Hook. Kuntze Cardamomum clusii Sm. Aframomum Zingiberaceae genera Zingiberales stubs. Schum Aframomum mildbraedii Loes.

Giseke Amomum nemorosum Bojer Amomum sanguineum K. Aframomum elegans Lock Aframomum elliottii Baker K. Aframomum chrysanthum Lock Aframomum citratum C.

Publisher Royal Botanic Gardens; Kew.

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A superb, if terse, resource, it is also available electronically on the Web – see http: This Zingiberales -related article is a stub. Bioactive metabolites from Aframomum species. Retrieved 18 June It is larger than other genera in its family.

Developing fruits Photograph by: Its species are perennials and produce colorful flowers. Aframomum The nangawo Aframomum zambesiacum Scientific classification Kingdom: Publisher Kampong Publications, California.

Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Aframomum angustifolium

If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Aframomum zambesiacum Baker K. It is widespread across tropical Africa as well as on some islands of the Indian Ocean MadagascarSeychellesand Mauritius. Harris Aframomum singulariflorum Dhetchuvi Aframomum spiroligulatum Angistifolium. Hall Aframomum giganteum Oliv. Leaf stem Photograph by: Aframomum is a genus in the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. Archived from the original on 7 February Now containing plants.


Amomum sansibaricum Werth Cardamomum angustifolium Sonn. Aframomum orientale Lock Aframomum pilosum Oliv. Hepper Aframomum subsericeum Oliv.

Aframomum angustifolium – Wikidata

Aframomum makandensis Dhetchuvi Aframomum mala K. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Hall Aframomum corrorima A. Last update on Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc.