Ochna pygmaea Hiern

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: pygmaea: pygmy
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C
Growth form(s): Shrub under 2 m.
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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 64.

Robson, N.K.B. (1963). Ochnaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(1) Page 251.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ochna pygmaea
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ochna pygmaea
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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: Ochna pygmaea.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=140290, retrieved 7 December 2023

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