Helichrysum inyangense Wild

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Helichrysum inyangense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

Helichrysum inyangense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

Helichrysum inyangense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

Helichrysum inyangense

Photo: Bart Wursten
SRGH

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Common names:
Frequency: Local
Status: Native
Description:
Perennial herb with branching stems up to 30 cm high, growing from a woody taproot. Basal leaves sessile, narrowly oblanceolate, up to 1.7 cm long, densely pale grey woolly hairy; leaves along the stems, linear-filiform, up to 3.7 cm long, green and scabrid glandular above, dense;y white hairy beneath; margin rolled under. Capitula solitary and terminal on the branches; peduncles up to 8.5 cm long; involucre hemispheric, up to 1,2 cm in diameter, bracts 4-5-seriate, shiny yellow with dark brown to black tips. Florets yellow.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: inyangense: of the Nyanga (Inyanga) area of the Zimbabwean Eastern Highlands.
Habitat: In montane grassland and on granite outcrops.
Altitude range: (metres)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Restricted to the Nyanga area of eastern Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Images last updated: Thursday 4 August 2016
Literature:

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 134.

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 26.

Wild, H. (1982). New species and new names of Helichrysum Mill. from the Flora Zambesiaca area Kirkia 12(2) Pages 193 - 194. Protologue


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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Helichrysum inyangense
African Plant Database: Helichrysum inyangense
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Helichrysum inyangense
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Helichrysum inyangense
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Helichrysum inyangense
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Helichrysum inyangense
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Helichrysum inyangense
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Helichrysum inyangense
iNaturalist: Helichrysum inyangense
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Helichrysum inyangense
JSTOR Plant Science: Helichrysum inyangense
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Helichrysum inyangense
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Helichrysum inyangense
Plants of the World Online: Helichrysum inyangense
The Plant List (version 1.1): Helichrysum inyangense
Tropicos: Helichrysum inyangense
Wikipedia: Helichrysum inyangense


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Helichrysum inyangense.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=159660, retrieved 6 June 2020

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