Corchorus velutinus Wild

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: velutinus: velvety
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Zimbabwe distribution: S
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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 81.

Wild, H. (1963). Tiliaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(1) Page 90.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Corchorus velutinus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Corchorus velutinus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Corchorus velutinus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Corchorus velutinus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Corchorus velutinus
Tropicos: Corchorus velutinus

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: Corchorus velutinus., retrieved 19 February 2018

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