Vernonia schlechteri O. Hoffm.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: schlechteri: named after Friedrich Schlechter (1872-1925), German botanist and traveller.
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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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) Pages 102 - 103.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Vernonia schlechteri
African Plant Database: Vernonia schlechteri
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Vernonia schlechteri
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Wikipedia: Vernonia schlechteri

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 schlechteri., retrieved 27 February 2024

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