Dracaena steudneri Engl.

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Dracaena steudneri

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Leopard Rock Golf Course

Dracaena steudneri

Photo: Bart Wursten
National Botanic Gardens Harare

Dracaena steudneri

Photo: Bart Wursten
Path to staff compound, just outside Fence of Aberfoyle Country Lodge

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Synonyms:
Common names: Northern large-leaved dragon-tree (English)
Description: A single-, or multi-stemmed palm-like tree, up to 15m tall, with dense terminal rosettes of leaves
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Flowering time:Aug
Worldwide distribution: DRC, Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Growth form(s): Tree.
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Literature:

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 305.

Coates Palgrave K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 116.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 232.

La Croix, I. (2010). Dracaenaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(2) Pages 17 - 18.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 90.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 80.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Page 101.

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Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Dracaena steudneri
Flora of Mozambique: Dracaena steudneri
Flora of Zambia: Dracaena steudneri
Flora of Zimbabwe: Dracaena steudneri

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dracaena steudneri
African Plant Database: Dracaena steudneri
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Dracaena steudneri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dracaena steudneri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dracaena steudneri
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dracaena steudneri
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dracaena steudneri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dracaena steudneri
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dracaena steudneri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dracaena steudneri
Ispot Southern Africa: Dracaena steudneri
JSTOR Plant Science: Dracaena steudneri
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dracaena steudneri
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Dracaena steudneri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dracaena steudneri
The Plant List (version 1.1): Dracaena steudneri
Tropicos: Dracaena steudneri


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Dracaena steudneri.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=114640, retrieved 11 December 2017

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