985.010 Jodrellia Baijnath

Kativu, S. (1996) Asphodelaceae of the Flora Zambesiaca area Kirkia 16(1) 27-53

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs with a short rhizome. Roots fusiform, fleshy. Leaves rosulate; outer scale-like, tubular at base; inner subterete, smaller. Inflorescence a condensed, many-flowered raceme. Bracts white, translucent. Pedicels not articulated. Perianth segments free, pinkish-white; outer ones 3-nerved; inner 1-nerved. Filaments with long hairs. Ovary sessile. Capsule broadly obovoid. Seeds deltoid, not winged.

Worldwide: 3 species from Central to NE Africa.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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fistulosa (Chiov.) BaijnathN,CDescription, Image

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Jodrellia
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Jodrellia
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Wikipedia: Jodrellia

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Jodrellia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=334, retrieved 21 February 2024

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