Barleria lancifolia T. Anderson

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Barleria lancifolia

Photo: Bart Wursten
Hwali River bridge

Barleria lancifolia

Photo: Bart Wursten
Hwali River bridge

Barleria lancifolia

Photo: Mark Hyde
SRGH

Barleria lancifolia

Photo: Mark Hyde
SRGH

Barleria lancifolia

Photo: Mark Hyde
SRGH

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Status: Native
Description:
Shrub-like perennial herb. Stems unarmed. Leaves opposite, very shortly petiolate, lanceolate, up to 6 × 2 cm, greyish hairy to white woolly when young. Flowers axillary, c. 3 cm in diameter, pale mauve; bracts obovate, glandular hairy with entire, spineless margins.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: lancifolia: with lanceolate - lance-shaped - leaves
Habitat: In dry deciduous woodland and scrub
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:Dec - Mar
Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Images last updated: Saturday 6 June 2009
Literature:

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 101 - 102.

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 299. (Includes a picture).

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 13.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 17.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Barleria lancifolia
African Plant Database: Barleria lancifolia
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Barleria lancifolia
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Barleria lancifolia
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Barleria lancifolia
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Barleria lancifolia
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Barleria lancifolia
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Barleria lancifolia
Ispot Southern Africa: Barleria lancifolia
JSTOR Plant Science: Barleria lancifolia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Barleria lancifolia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Barleria lancifolia
The Plant List (version 1.1): Barleria lancifolia
Tropicos: Barleria lancifolia


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Barleria lancifolia.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=153600, retrieved 22 October 2017

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