Sericanthe andongensis (Hiern) Robbr.
subsp. engleri (K. Krause) Bridson

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Sericanthe andongensis subsp. engleri

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Bunga Views, Vumba

Sericanthe andongensis subsp. engleri

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Calderwood Park, Peterhouse School

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Synonyms: Neorosea andongensis (Hiern) N. Hallé
Tricalysia andongensis Hiern
Tricalysia pachystigma K. Schum.
Common names: Venda coffee (English)
Frequency: Frequent
Status: Native
Deciduous shrub or small tree, 1.5-4 m. Flowers appear before the leaves.
Derivation of specific name: andongensis: named for Pungo Andongo in Angola.
Habitat: In rocky miombo woodland
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:Jun - Oct
Worldwide distribution: Confined to Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E,S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
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Images last updated: Thursday 20 October 2005

Bridson, D.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2003). Rubiaceae, Part 3 Flora Zambesiaca 5(3) Pages 510 - 514. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 51. As Sericanthe andongensis andongensis

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 275. As Neorosea andongensis

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 74.

Steedman, E.C. (1933). Some Trees, Shrubs and Lianes of Southern Rhodesia. Page 81. as Tricalysia pachystigma (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sericanthe andongensis
African Plant Database: Sericanthe andongensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sericanthe andongensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sericanthe andongensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Sericanthe andongensis
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iNaturalist: Sericanthe andongensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sericanthe andongensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Sericanthe andongensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sericanthe andongensis
Plants of the World Online: Sericanthe andongensis
Tropicos: Sericanthe andongensis
Wikipedia: Sericanthe andongensis

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: Sericanthe andongensis subsp. engleri., retrieved 15 June 2024

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