Ravenala madagascariensis Sonn.

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Common names: Traveller's palm (English)
Description: Description as for the genus.
Notes: Fairly frequently planted in gardens, car parks and streets in Harare and elsewhere in Zimbabwe.
Derivation of specific name: madagascariensis: of Madagascar.
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Worldwide distribution: Endemic to Madagascar.
Growth form(s): Tree.
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ravenala madagascariensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ravenala madagascariensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ravenala madagascariensis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ravenala madagascariensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Ravenala madagascariensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ravenala madagascariensis
Plants of the World Online: Ravenala madagascariensis
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Wikipedia: Ravenala madagascariensis

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: Ravenala madagascariensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=203780, retrieved 20 May 2024

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