Chamaecrista biensis (Steyaert) Lock

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Synonyms: Cassia biensis (Steyaert) Mendonça & Torre
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Status: Native
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Flowering time:Feb - Apr
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,S
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Brummitt, R.K., Chikuni, A.C., Lock, J.M. & Polhill, R.M. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(2) Pages 130 - 131.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 212. as Cassia biensis

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 62.


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African Plant Database: Chamaecrista biensis
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Chamaecrista biensis
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West African Plants database: Chamaecrista biensis

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: Species information: Chamaecrista biensis., retrieved 27 October 2016

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