Burttdavya Hoyle

Description of the genus

Tree. Stipules large but deciduous. Leaves petiolate, opposite, large, thick-textured. Inflorescences spherical. Calyx lobes linear-spathulate. Corolla tubular, 5-lobed. Style exserted. Ovary 2-locular; each loculus with many ovules. Fruiting heads spherical; individual fruits individually separate, indehiscent, red.

Worldwide: 1 species in Tanzania, Mozambique and Malawi

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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Flora of Malawi: Burttdavya
Flora of Mozambique: Burttdavya

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Burttdavya.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=2170, retrieved 3 December 2021

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