Hibiscus fuscus Garcke

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Derivation of specific name: fuscus: greyish-brown or dark greyish-brown, fuscous
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s): Shrub over 2 m, shrub under 2 m.
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Literature:

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 259.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 119.


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African Plant Database: Hibiscus fuscus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Hibiscus fuscus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hibiscus fuscus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hibiscus fuscus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Hibiscus fuscus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hibiscus fuscus
Ispot Southern Africa : Hibiscus fuscus
JSTOR Plant Science: Hibiscus fuscus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hibiscus fuscus
Tropicos: Hibiscus fuscus
West African Plants database: Hibiscus fuscus


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: Hibiscus fuscus.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=139370, retrieved 23 July 2016

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