8611.000 Eureiandra Hook. f.

Description of the genus

Climbing dioecious perennial herbs with tuberous rootstock. Tendrils simple. Flowers yellow or white. Male flowers solitary or in few-flowered fascicles; petals 5, free; stamens 5. Female flowers solitary; staminodes 3 or 5; ovary rostrate; stigma 3-lobed. Fruit ellipsoid, rostrate, orange-red, indehiscent.

Worldwide: 10 species from tropical Africa to Socotra

Zimbabwe: 2 taxa.

Eureiandra fasciculata

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
eburnea C. JeffreyN
fasciculata (Cogn.) C. JeffreyN,C,E,SDescription, Image

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Flora of Mozambique: Eureiandra
Flora of Zambia: Eureiandra

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Eureiandra
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Eureiandra
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Eureiandra
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eureiandra
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eureiandra

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Eureiandra.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1447, retrieved 27 August 2016

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