8112.000 Myoporum G. Forst.

Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D., Carolin, R.C. & Tindale, M. (1994) Flora of the Sydney Region 4th edition, Griffin Press Ltd., Netley, South Australia

Description of the genus

Shrubs or small trees. Leaves simple, alternate. Flowers axillary, nearly regular. Sepals 5, usually basally connate. Corolla tubular, almost campanulate; lobes 4-6, spreading, nearly equal. Ovary superior 2-5 locular. Fruit drupaceous.

Worldwide: 30 species endemic to Australia and the Pacific Islands.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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laetum G. Forst.

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External websites:

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

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: Myoporum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=2499, retrieved 24 January 2022

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