Leucas nyassae G├╝rke
var. nyassae

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Leucas nyassae var. nyassae

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam, Harare

Leucas nyassae var. nyassae

Photo: Bart Wursten
Cleveland Dam

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Common names:
Frequency: Frequent
Status: Native
Perennial herb with long spreading prostrate stems from which arise large sessile heads.
Derivation of specific name: nyassae: from Malawi (Nyasaland)
Habitat: In sandy open ground
Altitude range: (metres)
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E
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Images last updated: Wednesday 21 December 2005

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 59 - 61. (Includes a picture).


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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Leucas nyassae
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West African Plants database: Leucas nyassae

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: Leucas nyassae var. nyassae.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=149340, retrieved 25 September 2016

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