Triticum aestivum L.

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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 71.

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 111.

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External websites:

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

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: Triticum aestivum., retrieved 9 August 2020

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