Avena sativa L.

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Status: Introduced
Derivation of specific name: sativa: cultivated, not wild
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: C
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Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 65.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 100.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Avena sativa
African Plant Database: Avena sativa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Avena sativa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Avena sativa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Avena sativa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Avena sativa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Avena sativa
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Avena sativa
iNaturalist: Avena sativa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Avena sativa
JSTOR Plant Science: Avena sativa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Avena sativa
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Avena sativa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Avena sativa
Plants of the World Online: Avena sativa
The Plant List (version 1.1): Avena sativa
Tropicos: Avena sativa
Wikipedia: Avena sativa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Avena sativa.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=103710, retrieved 7 August 2020

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