Rubus rigidus Sm.

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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 237.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 239.

Mendes, E.J. (1978). Rosaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 15 - 16.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 96.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Pages 159 - 160.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Rubus rigidus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Rubus rigidus
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Rubus rigidus
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JSTOR Plant Science: Rubus rigidus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Rubus rigidus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Rubus rigidus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Rubus rigidus
Tropicos: Rubus rigidus

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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Rubus rigidus., retrieved 22 February 2018

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