Eriospermum flexuosum Welw.

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Derivation of specific name: flexuosum: zigzag, much bent (probably referring to the stem)
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C
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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.


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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Eriospermum flexuosum., retrieved 21 January 2018

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