Vernonia amoena S. Moore

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Derivation of specific name: amoena: beautiful, showy, pleasing
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,S
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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 29.

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Page 151.

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Flora of Zambia: Vernonia amoena

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Vernonia amoena
African Plant Database: Vernonia amoena
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Vernonia amoena
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Vernonia amoena
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Vernonia amoena
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Wikipedia: Vernonia amoena

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: Vernonia amoena., retrieved 27 February 2024

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