Pterospermum acerifolium (L.) Willd.

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Pterospermum acerifolium

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Ewanrigg Botanical Garden

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Synonyms: Pentapetes acerifolia L.
Common names: Dinnerplate tree (English)
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Derivation of specific name: acerifolium: resembling an Acer (maple), referring to the leaves.
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Literature:

Bailey, L.H. & Bailey, E.Z. (1976). Hortus Third. A concise Dictionary of Plants Cultivated in the United States and Canada Macmillan Publishing Co, Inc., New York Page 926.

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External websites:

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


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: Pterospermum acerifolium.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=221510, retrieved 17 December 2017

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