Cotinus coggygria Scop.

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Common names: Smoke tree (English) Venetian sumach (English)
Notes: This species could be confused with the similar, much-commoner shrub or small tree, Euphorbia cotinifolia but the Euphorbia lacks the ‘smoky’ inflorescence, has opposite or whorled leaves and has milky latex.
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cotinus coggygria
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cotinus coggygria
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cotinus coggygria
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cotinus coggygria
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iNaturalist: Cotinus coggygria
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cotinus coggygria
JSTOR Plant Science: Cotinus coggygria
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cotinus coggygria
Plants of the World Online: Cotinus coggygria
Tropicos: Cotinus coggygria
Wikipedia: Cotinus coggygria

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: Cotinus coggygria., retrieved 23 June 2024

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