Bocconia frutescens L.

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Bocconia frutescens

Photo: Roger Stringer
90, Norfolk Road, Mt Pleasant, Harare

Bocconia frutescens

Photo: Roger Stringer
90, Norfolk Road, Mt Pleasant, Harare

Bocconia frutescens

Photo: Mark Hyde
Makari, 19, Jenkinson Road, Chisipite

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Notes: Please see Bocconia arborea for the differences between these two species.
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Growth form(s): Shrub over 2 m, shrub under 2 m.
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Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 29.

Walters, S.M. et al. (eds) (1995). The European Garden Flora. Vol. IV. Dicotyledons (Part II). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Page 117.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Bocconia frutescens

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

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: Species information: Bocconia frutescens., retrieved 26 May 2024

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