Tetradenia brevispicata (N.E. Br.) Codd

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Synonyms: Iboza brevispicata N.E. Br.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: brevispicata: arranged in a short spike.
Habitat: On rocky ridges, normally on granite or quartzite.
Altitude range: (metres) 500 - 1600 m
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Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa.
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,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 272. As Iboza brevispicata

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 57.

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 288 - 289.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 79.

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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: Tetradenia brevispicata.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=149520, retrieved 18 April 2024

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