Brachylaena discolor DC.
var. rotundata (S. Moore) Beentje

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Brachylaena discolor var. rotundata

Photo: Meg Coates Palgrave
Matobo Hills, Besna Kobila

Brachylaena discolor var. rotundata

Photo: Meg Coates Palgrave
Matobo Hills, Besna Kobila

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Synonyms: Brachylaena rhodesiana S. Moore
Brachylaena rotundata S. Moore
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: discolor: not of the same colour
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 278. As Brachylaena rotundata

Drummond, R.B. (1981). Common Trees of the Central Watershed Woodlands of Zimbabwe. Natural Resources Board, Harare. Pages 208 - 209. as Brachylaena rotundata (Includes a picture).

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 6 - 8. As Brachylaena rotundata (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 31. as Brachylaena rotundata


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Flora of Botswana: Brachylaena discolor var. rotundata
Flora of Mozambique: Brachylaena discolor var. rotundata

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

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: Brachylaena discolor var. rotundata., retrieved 25 September 2016

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