5553.010 Feijoa O. Berg

White, F. (1978) Myrtaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4

Description of the genus

Ornamental shrub or small tree with small elliptic leaves, whitish-tomentose beneath, and large solitary flowers with conspicuous red filaments.

Worldwide: A small genus with 2 species in Brazil.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Feijoa.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=2114, retrieved 28 March 2023

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