Details of record no: 71596

Hibiscus cannabinus L.

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Record details:

Date: 16 May 2015
Recorder(s):J Guyton
P Naskrecki
Collector(s):J Guyton
JAG_15_78A
Determiner(s):BT Wursten
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:EOWBL
Habitat: Floodplain/Thicket
Location: Lake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park
Location code(s): 14
Outing code: 41
Planted code: Not planted
Country: Mozambique
Quarter Degree Square: 1834C4
Grid reference:
FZ Division: MS
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of cannabinus has fine dotting of black glands. Leaves resemble cannabis.
Latitude, Longitude: -18.916970, 34.479200
Location Accuracy Code: 7

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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: Individual record no: 71596: Hibiscus cannabinus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=71596, retrieved 15 September 2019

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