Anthospermum ternatum Hiern
subsp. ternatum

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: ternatum: "in threes", referring to the wholed leaves, though these may occasionally be in whorls of 4.
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Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 238.

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 71.

Verdcourt, B. (1988). Rubiaceae, Part 1 Flora Zambesiaca 5(1) Page 156. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Anthospermum ternatum subsp. ternatum:

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Flora of Malawi: Anthospermum ternatum subsp. ternatum
Flora of Mozambique: Anthospermum ternatum subsp. ternatum
Flora of Zambia: Anthospermum ternatum subsp. ternatum

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Anthospermum ternatum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Anthospermum ternatum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Anthospermum ternatum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Anthospermum ternatum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Anthospermum ternatum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Anthospermum ternatum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Anthospermum ternatum
iNaturalist: Anthospermum ternatum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Anthospermum ternatum
JSTOR Plant Science: Anthospermum ternatum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Anthospermum ternatum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Anthospermum ternatum
Plants of the World Online: Anthospermum ternatum
Tropicos: Anthospermum ternatum
Wikipedia: Anthospermum ternatum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Anthospermum ternatum subsp. ternatum., retrieved 3 December 2022

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