Asclepias densiflora N.E. Br.

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Asclepias densiflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Asclepias densiflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Asclepias densiflora

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

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Frequency: Occasional
Status: Native
Description:
Perennial herb.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: densiflora: with a dense inflorescence
Habitat: Open ground.
Altitude range: (metres) 1000 - 1550 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe and Northwest, Limpopo, Gauteng, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E,S
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Images last updated: Friday 10 February 2006
Literature:

Goyder, D.J. (2009). A synopsis of Asclepias (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) in tropical Africa Kew Bulletin 64 Page 396.


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


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: Asclepias densiflora.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=145880, retrieved 23 July 2016

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