Ipomoea kituiensis Vatke
var. kituiensis

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Common names: Kitui morning-glory (English)
Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 271. As Ipomoea kituiensis

Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Page 123.

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.

Plowes, D.C.H. & Drummond, R.B. (1990). Wild Flowers of Zimbabwe. Revised edition. Longman, Zimbabwe. No. 96, plate 130 & 131

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Flora of Malawi: Ipomoea kituiensis var. kituiensis
Flora of Zambia: Ipomoea kituiensis var. kituiensis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ipomoea kituiensis
African Plant Database: Ipomoea kituiensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ipomoea kituiensis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ipomoea kituiensis
Plants of the World Online: Ipomoea kituiensis
Tropicos: Ipomoea kituiensis
Wikipedia: Ipomoea kituiensis

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: Ipomoea kituiensis var. kituiensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=147780, retrieved 13 June 2024

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