Coleus efoliatus De Wild.

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Coleus efoliatus

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Coleus efoliatus

Photo: Mark Hyde

Coleus efoliatus

Photo: Mark Hyde

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Synonyms: Englerastrum hjalmarii T.C.E. Fr.
Plectranthus efoliatus (De Wild.) A.J. Paton
Plectranthus hjalmarii (T.C.E. Fr.) Hutch. & Dandy
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Annual herb. Somewhat similar to Plectranthus gracillimus, which differs in its longer pedicels (i.e. a more open diffuse inflorescence) and the presence of sessile glands on the calyx (stalked in gracillimus).
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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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 56. As Plectranthus hjalmarii

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 237 - 238. as Plectranthus efoliatus

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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: Coleus efoliatus., retrieved 15 April 2024

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