6964.010 Neoschumannia Schltr.


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 Unpublished list.

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: 2 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
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Neoschumannia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Neoschumannia

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: Neoschumannia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1173, retrieved 4 April 2020

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