Sisyranthus rhodesicus Weim.

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Common names:
Frequency: Rare and local
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: rhodesicus: of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe).
Habitat: In Montane grassland.
Altitude range: (metres) 2100 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Inyangani and Nuza Plateau, Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 90.

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 22.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sisyranthus rhodesicus
African Plant Database: Sisyranthus rhodesicus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sisyranthus rhodesicus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sisyranthus rhodesicus
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JSTOR Plant Science: Sisyranthus rhodesicus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sisyranthus rhodesicus
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Wikipedia: Sisyranthus rhodesicus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Sisyranthus rhodesicus., retrieved 20 May 2024

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