Justicia scandens Vahl

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Justicia scandens

Photo: Mark Hyde
By path from Mphingue to sawmill, Catapu

Justicia scandens

Photo: Mark Hyde
By path from Mphingue to sawmill, Catapu

Justicia scandens

Photo: Mark Hyde
By path from Mphingue to sawmill, Catapu

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Synonyms: Justicia glabra Roxb.
Rhaphidospora glabra (Roxb.) Nees
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Frequency:
Status: Native
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Habitat: In drier montane forest, usually on the margins, riverine forest, scrub and woodland and on termite mounds; at low to medium altitudes.
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Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Widespread in tropical Africa, Madagascar and tropical Asia.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,E,S
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Images last updated: Saturday 26 July 2014
Literature:

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 19.

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 168 - 170. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 18. as Justicia glabra


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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Justicia scandens
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West African Plants database: Justicia scandens


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: Justicia scandens.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=154470, retrieved 28 July 2016

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