Sesbania rostrata Bremek. & Oberm.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: rostrata: beaked
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. and Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 234 - 236.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 226.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 269. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 72.

Other sources of information about Sesbania rostrata:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Sesbania rostrata
Flora of Malawi: Sesbania rostrata
Flora of Mozambique: Sesbania rostrata
Flora of Zambia: Sesbania rostrata

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sesbania rostrata
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Sesbania rostrata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sesbania rostrata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sesbania rostrata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Sesbania rostrata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sesbania rostrata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Sesbania rostrata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Sesbania rostrata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sesbania rostrata
Ispot Southern Africa: Sesbania rostrata
JSTOR Plant Science: Sesbania rostrata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sesbania rostrata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sesbania rostrata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Sesbania rostrata
Tropicos: Sesbania rostrata

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: Species information: Sesbania rostrata., retrieved 25 June 2019

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