6733.000 Periploca L.


Description of the genus

Shrub, scrambler or liana with white latex. Leaves simple, opposite, sometimes falling early. Inflorescence terminal, few to many flowered. Corolla tube saucer-shaped, sometimes with dark coloured glandular centre and hairy white spots. Follicles paired, sometimes horizontally divergent.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Periploca:

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Flora of Malawi: Periploca
Flora of Mozambique: Periploca
Flora of Zambia: Periploca

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Periploca
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Periploca
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Periploca
Wikipedia: Periploca
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Periploca
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Periploca

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: Genus page: Periploca.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1125, retrieved 30 November 2020

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