The Genus Edithclea

The monotypic genus, Edithcolea, belongs to the Asclepiadaceae family.

The stems are five angled with sharp horny teeth, plants can vary in colour, from green to light brown.

Flowers are pale yellow with red-brown markings.

Plants are distributed in Kenya, Somalia and Tanzania.


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Edithcolea grandis - N Africa Edithcolea grandis - N Africa, yellow flower


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