3254.000 Hymenosporum R. Br. ex F. Muell.

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

Cufodontis, G. (1960) Pittosporaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1)

Description of the genus

Differing from Pittosporum in having winged seeds which are not embedded in a sticky substance.

Derivation of name: from the Greek: hymen meaning a membrane and spora seed, referring to the membranous wing on the seed.

Worldwide: 1 species in E Australia and New Guinea

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

Hymenosporum flavum

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flavum (Hook.) F. Muell.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Hymenosporum:

External websites:

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

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: Hymenosporum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=2143, retrieved 13 August 2022

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