5173.000 Harungana Lam.

Description of the genus

Shrubs or trees. Leaves opposite, entire, with glandular dots. Indumentum stellate or dendritic. Inflorescence a corymbose panicle. Flowers bisexual. Sepals 5, glandular. Petals 5, hairy inside Stamens in 5 fasicles alternating with fasciclodes. Ovary 5-locular. Styles 5. Fruit a drupe with 5 coherent pyrenes.

Worldwide: 1 species from tropical Africa to Mauritius

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Harungana madagascariensis

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madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir.EDescription, Image

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Flora of Malawi: Harungana
Flora of Mozambique: Harungana
Flora of Zambia: Harungana
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Harungana

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Harungana
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Harungana
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Harungana
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Tropicos: Harungana
Wikipedia: Harungana

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: Harungana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=962, retrieved 26 May 2024

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