6789.000 Stenostelma Schltr.

Goyder, D.J. (2007) Zimbabwean Asclepiadaceae. Unpublished list.

Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs with thickened rootstock. Leaves shortly petiolate, linear. Inflorescence of very shortly pedunculate umbels, lateral at nodes. Calyx of 5-partite segments, linear-lanceolate with scales at base. Corolla 5-lobed; lobes green without, white within, ovate-oblong, recurved at tips and sometimes notched at apex.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Stenostelma capense

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Wikipedia: Stenostelma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stenostelma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stenostelma

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Stenostelma.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1139, retrieved 22 September 2021

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