Hibiscus ludwigii Eckl. & Zeyh.

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Zimbabwe distribution: E
Growth form(s): Perennial, shrub over 2 m.
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 204.

Exell, A.W. (1961). Malvaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Page 461.

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 60.

Other sources of information about Hibiscus ludwigii:

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Flora of Malawi: Hibiscus ludwigii
Flora of Zambia: Hibiscus ludwigii

External websites:

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

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: Hibiscus ludwigii.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=139410, retrieved 20 April 2018

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