Bonamia velutina Verdc.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: velutina: velvety
Altitude range: (metres)
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: S
Growth form(s): Perennial, shrub under 2 m.
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Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Page 21.

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 36.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 48.

Verdcourt, B. (1960). New Convolvulaceae from the Flora Zambesiaca Area Kirkia 1 Pages 27 - 28. Protologue (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Bonamia velutina
African Plant Database: Bonamia velutina
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Bonamia velutina
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Bonamia velutina
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Bonamia velutina
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Bonamia velutina
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Wikipedia: Bonamia velutina

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: Bonamia velutina., retrieved 29 March 2023

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