Euphorbia persistentifolia L.C. Leach

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: This species occurs mainly along the Zambezi Valley and its Escarpments from below the Victoria Falls to the Mavuradonha Mts
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub under 2 m.
Endemic status:
Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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Carter, S. & Leach, L.C. (2001). Euphorbiaceae: subfamily Euphorbioideae: tribe Euphorbieae Flora Zambesiaca 9(5) Page 410.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 253.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Euphorbia persistentifolia
African Plant Database: Euphorbia persistentifolia
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Euphorbia persistentifolia
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Euphorbia persistentifolia
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Euphorbia persistentifolia
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Euphorbia persistentifolia
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JSTOR Plant Science: Euphorbia persistentifolia
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Euphorbia persistentifolia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Euphorbia persistentifolia
The Plant List (version 1.1): Euphorbia persistentifolia
Tropicos: Euphorbia persistentifolia

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Euphorbia persistentifolia., retrieved 20 February 2018

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