Senecio milanjianus S. Moore

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Senecio milanjianus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rocky seepage area below Namuli peak, Serra de Gurue

Senecio milanjianus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rocky seepage area below Namuli peak, Serra de Gurue

Senecio milanjianus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rocky seepage area below Namuli peak, Serra de Gurue

Senecio milanjianus

Photo: Bart Wursten
Rocky seepage area below Namuli peak, Serra de Gurue

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Status: Native
Description:
Similar to S. oxyriifolius in having fleshy, peltate leaves but differing in having ray florets which oxyriifolius does not.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: milanjianus: from Mt Mulanje in Malawi
Habitat: Open grassland, forest and rocky places
Altitude range: (metres) 430 - 1860 m
Flowering time:Aug - Oct and throughout the year
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Images last updated: Saturday 16 June 2012
Literature:

Beentje, H.J. & Ghazanfar, S.A. (eds.) (2005). Compositae (Part 3) Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 644 - 646.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 21.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 58.


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African Plant Database: Senecio milanjianus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Senecio milanjianus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Senecio milanjianus
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Senecio milanjianus
Ispot Southern Africa : Senecio milanjianus
JSTOR Plant Science: Senecio milanjianus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Senecio milanjianus
Tropicos: Senecio milanjianus
West African Plants database: Senecio milanjianus


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: Senecio milanjianus.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=161270, retrieved 24 May 2016

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