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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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Santolina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Santolina
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Santolina
Wikipedia: Santolina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Santolina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Santolina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Santolina.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1540, retrieved 19 January 2022

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