Vernonia hirsuta (DC.) Sch. Bip. ex Walp.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: hirsuta: covered with long, moderately stiff and not interwoven hairs; hirsute
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 58.

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) Pages 106 - 107.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 90.

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Flora of Mozambique: Vernonia hirsuta

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Vernonia hirsuta
African Plant Database: Vernonia hirsuta
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Vernonia hirsuta
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Vernonia hirsuta
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Vernonia hirsuta
JSTOR Plant Science: Vernonia hirsuta
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Vernonia hirsuta
Plants of the World Online: Vernonia hirsuta
Tropicos: Vernonia hirsuta
Wikipedia: Vernonia hirsuta

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 hirsuta., retrieved 27 February 2024

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