Details of record no: 93069

Baphia massaiensis Taub.
subsp. obovata (Schinz) Brummitt
var. obovata

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Record details:

Date: 20 Jan 2005
Recorder(s):S Kruger
Collector(s):S Kruger
Determiner(s):D Lutombi
Location: Caprivi: Mukwe District. Grow in well-drained sandy loam on plain along fire break at Omega.
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Planted code: Not planted
Country: Namibia (Caprivi Strip)
Quarter Degree Square: 1722C3
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Altitude (metres): 1037
Notes: Shrub; Notes: Small shrub, 1 m high. Stems velvety and green with very light zig-zag growth. Leaves alternate, hard and fine hair on undersides. Oval in shape, petiole hairy and 1 cm long. Stipules present. Leaf base rounded and slightly mucronate apices. Flowers in leaf axils, 1.5 cm long stalk. White petals. Long white stigma bending away from yellow tipped anthers. 10 anthers. Pistil and stamens carried outside flowers. Flowers sweet smelling.
Latitude, Longitude: -17.986390, 22.103330
Location Accuracy Code: 5

Map of species record

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: Individual record no: 93069: Baphia massaiensis., retrieved 24 April 2024

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