Heliotropium giessii Friedr.-Holzh.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,S
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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 30.

Martins, E.S. (1990). Boraginaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Pages 89 - 90. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 40.

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

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: Heliotropium giessii.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=148350, retrieved 24 May 2024

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