9328.000 Santolina L.

Bailey, L.H. (1949) Manual of Cultivated Plants Revised edition. Macmillan, New York.

Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Warburg, E.F. (1952) Flora of the British Isles. 1st edition. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Description of the genus

Aromatic shrubs (in ours). Leaves alternate, pinnatifid. Capitula borne on long peduncles, homogamous, yellow, lacking rays. Receptacular scales present. Corolla tube flattened, winged. Achene 3-5-angled, glabrous. Pappus 0.

Worldwide: 18 species in the Mediterranean region

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

Santolina chamaecyparissus

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chamaecyparissus L.Description, Image

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Santolina

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Santolina
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Santolina
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Santolina
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Tropicos: Santolina
Wikipedia: Santolina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Santolina.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1540, retrieved 20 June 2024

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