6964.010 Neoschumannia Schltr.

SWYNNERTONIA S. Moore

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 Unpublished list.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020) Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(3)

Description of the genus

Large glabrous lianes with clear latex. Leaves large, elliptic to broadly ovate with long petioles. Inflorescences extra-axillary, 3-many-flowered, lax. Corolla lobes free. Corona tripartite; staminal corona with erect lobes, supported by interstaminal corona lobes. Anthers ascending to erect, pressed into the sides of the style head. Follicles long, glabrous.

Worldwide: 3 species in tropical Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Neoschumannia cardinea

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
cardinea (S. Moore) Meve[DD]EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Neoschumannia:

External websites:

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

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: Neoschumannia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1173, retrieved 22 September 2021

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