Lycium horridum Thunb.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,S
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Gonçalves, A.E. (2005). Solanaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(4) Pages 38 - 40.

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 79.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 106.

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Flora of Botswana: Lycium horridum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lycium horridum
African Plant Database: Lycium horridum
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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: Lycium horridum., retrieved 2 December 2023

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