Alcea rosea L.

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Alcea rosea

Photo: Bart Wursten
La Rochelle

Alcea rosea

Photo: Bart Wursten
La Rochelle

Alcea rosea

Photo: Bart Wursten
La Rochelle

Alcea rosea

Photo: Bart Wursten
La Rochelle

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Synonyms: Althaea rosea (L.) Cav.
Common names: Hollyhock (English)
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African Plant Database: Alcea rosea
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Alcea rosea
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Alcea rosea
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Alcea rosea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Alcea rosea
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Alcea rosea
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Alcea rosea
Ispot Southern Africa : Alcea rosea
JSTOR Plant Science: Alcea rosea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Alcea rosea
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Alcea rosea
Tropicos: Alcea rosea
West African Plants database: Alcea rosea


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-14

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2014). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Alcea rosea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=162770, retrieved 21 September 2014

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