Monsonia glauca Knuth

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Synonyms: Monsonia ovata Cav. subsp. glauca (Knuth) Bowden & T. Müller
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: glauca: glaucous, bluish-green
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,S
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Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 76.

Venter, H.J.T. (1979). A Monograph of Monsonia L. (Geraniaceae) Mededelingen Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen 79-9 Agricultural University, Wageningen, The Netherlands Pages 47 - 53. (Includes a picture).


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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Monsonia glauca
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West African Plants database: Monsonia glauca

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: Monsonia glauca., retrieved 1 June 2016

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