1311.040 Radinosiphon N.E. Br.

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs, dying back each year, with corms. Foliage leaves plane. Inflorescence a secund spike. Flowers zygomorphic, pink to purple; tepals united into a long perianth tube. Style branches filiform throughout. Fruit a capsule. Seeds spherical to angular.

Worldwide: 1-2 species in southern tropical and South Africa

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Radinosiphon leptostachya

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
leptostachya (Baker) N.E. Br.C,EDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Radinosiphon:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Radinosiphon
Flora of Mozambique: Radinosiphon
Flora of Zambia: Radinosiphon

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Radinosiphon.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=390, retrieved 12 November 2019

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