Epilobium capense Buchinger ex Hochst.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: capense: of the Cape
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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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 220. (Includes a picture).

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 65.

Raven, P.H. (1978). Onagraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 343 - 345. (Includes a picture).

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 96.

Other sources of information about Epilobium capense:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Epilobium capense
Flora of Zambia: Epilobium capense

External websites:

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

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: Epilobium capense.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=142750, retrieved 14 December 2018

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