Chenopodium giganteum D. Don

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Derivation of specific name: giganteum: huge, gigantic
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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Brenan, J.P.M. (1988). Chenopodiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 137 - 138.

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 35. under Chenopodiaceae


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

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: Chenopodium giganteum., retrieved 20 January 2018

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