Grewia hornbyi Wild

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, southern Zimbabwe and KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Zimbabwe distribution: S
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 577. (Includes a picture).

Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 90.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 258.

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 52. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Grewia hornbyi

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Grewia hornbyi
African Plant Database: Grewia hornbyi
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Grewia hornbyi
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Grewia hornbyi
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Wikipedia: Grewia hornbyi

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Grewia hornbyi., retrieved 30 November 2023

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