Stachys pseudonigricans G├╝rke

Selected images: Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record View all images (4)

Stachys pseudonigricans

Photo: Bart Wursten
Near Kopje Tops, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Stachys pseudonigricans

Photo: Bart Wursten
Near Kopje Tops, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Stachys pseudonigricans

Photo: Bart Wursten
Near Kopje Tops, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Stachys pseudonigricans

Photo: Bart Wursten
Near Kopje Tops, Mavhuradonha Wilderness Area

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms:
Common names:
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
More or less erect perennial herb, up to c. 80 cm tall. Plant only faintly aromatic. Stems branching throughout length, rounded to somewhat 4-angled, more or less densely stellately hairy. Leaves opposite, linear-lanceolate to broadly ovate, mostly 2-8 cm long, more or less densely stellately pubescent on both surfaces; margin crenate to laxly toothed; petiole 0-10 mm long. Inflorescence lax, usually with 6-8-flowered verticils. Calyx ascending, funnel-shaped to campanulate, 5.5-13 mm long at flowering time extending to l6 mm long in fruit; teeth more or less narrowly triangular, 2-5 mm long, erect or sometimes recurved. Corolla 9-16 mm long, white to pale pink to lavender or mauve, with or without darker markings; tube 5-10 mm long; anterior lip 3.5-8 mm long. stellately pubescent outside; posterior lip 2-6 mm long, densely stellately pubescent.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Grassland, bushland, Brachystegia woodland and marshy areas.
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species
Images last updated: Sunday 23 December 2012
Literature:

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 57.

Paton, A.J. et al. (2009). Lamiaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 48 - 49.

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 45 - 46.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 71.


Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Other sources of information about Stachys pseudonigricans:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Stachys pseudonigricans
Flora of Zambia: Stachys pseudonigricans

External websites:

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


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: Stachys pseudonigricans.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=149400, retrieved 27 August 2016

Site software last modified: 2 July 2016 1:03pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use