9061.000 Inula L.

Wild, H. (1980) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) 23-113

Description of the genus

Robust perennial herbs (in ours). Leaves alternate, simple. Capitula homogamous with 0 ray florets or heterogamous and radiate with ray florets female; disk florets bisexual. Phyllaries many-seriate. Receptacular scales 0. Achenes ± cylindric, 4-12-ribbed. Pappus 1-seriate, setaceous; setae few or many, often unequal.

Worldwide: c. 90 species occurring in the temperate and warm regions of the Old World

Zimbabwe: 2 taxa.

Inula glomerata

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
glomerata Oliv. & HiernN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
paniculata (Klatt) Burtt DavyC,EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Inula:

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Flora of Malawi: Inula
Flora of Mozambique: Inula
Flora of Zambia: Inula

External websites:

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

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: Inula.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1502, retrieved 24 May 2016

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