7605.000 Gerardiina Engl.

Philcox, D. (1990) Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2)

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs, erect. Stems simple. Leaves opposite, entire. Inflorescence racemose. Flowers opposite, bracteate, pedicellate. Calyx 5-lobed, campanulate, lobes subequal, shorter than tube. Corolla campanulate, oblique, narrow at base, dilated above, 5-lobed; lobes subequal, rounded. Fruit a capsule ovoid, equalling to somewhat longer than calyx. Seeds numerous, narrowly cylindric usually tapering.

Worldwide: One species in tropical Africa.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Gerardiina angolensis

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angolensis Engl.EDescription, Image

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Flora of Malawi: Gerardiina
Flora of Mozambique: Gerardiina
Flora of Zambia: Gerardiina

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Gerardiina
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Gerardiina
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Gerardiina
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iNaturalist: Gerardiina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Gerardiina
JSTOR Plant Science: Gerardiina
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Gerardiina
Plants of the World Online: Gerardiina
Tropicos: Gerardiina
Wikipedia: Gerardiina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Gerardiina.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1290, retrieved 1 June 2023

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