5256.000 Warburgia Engl.

Description of the genus

Evergreen tree. Leaves very glossy above. Inflorescences axillary, solitary or in few-flowered cymes. Petals 10, in two rows, the outer larger and thicker than the inner. Stamens 10, united into a tube. Ovary ellipsoid; ovules 10-31. Fruit a berry.

Worldwide: 3 species from Ethiopia southwards to South Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

No image of a cultivated species but there is an image of a native or naturalised species

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

salutaris (G. Bertol.) Chiov.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Warburgia:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Warburgia
Flora of Mozambique: Warburgia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Warburgia

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Warburgia
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Warburgia
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Warburgia
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Warburgia
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Warburgia
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Warburgia
JSTOR Plant Science: Warburgia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Warburgia
Plants of the World Online: Warburgia
Tropicos: Warburgia
Wikipedia: Warburgia

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Warburgia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=967, retrieved 24 April 2024

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