Asarina erubescens (D. Don) Penn.

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Asarina erubescens

Photo: David Hartung
In garden, Maxwell Rd. Harare

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Synonyms: Maurandya erubescens (D.Don) A. Gray
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Description: Climbing plant with soft glandular hairs. Leaves pubescent, triangular; margin serrate. Sepals c. 2 cm, ovate, foliaceous. Corolla 5-7 cm long, pink.
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Worldwide distribution: Native of Mexico
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Image last updated: Monday 10 August 2009

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

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: Species information: Asarina erubescens., retrieved 8 June 2023

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