Graptophyllum pictum (L.) Griff.

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Synonyms: Justicia picta L.
Common names: Caricature plant (English)
Notes: Cult. for its leaves which are purplish or green and marked with yellow
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Worldwide distribution: New Guinea
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Graptophyllum pictum
African Plant Database: Graptophyllum pictum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Graptophyllum pictum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Graptophyllum pictum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Graptophyllum pictum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Graptophyllum pictum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Graptophyllum pictum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Graptophyllum pictum
iNaturalist: Graptophyllum pictum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Graptophyllum pictum
JSTOR Plant Science: Graptophyllum pictum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Graptophyllum pictum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Graptophyllum pictum
Plants of the World Online: Graptophyllum pictum
Tropicos: Graptophyllum pictum
Wikipedia: Graptophyllum pictum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Graptophyllum pictum., retrieved 25 November 2020

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