Costus subbiflorus K. Schum.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Lock, J.M. & Diniz, M.A. (2010). Costaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Pages 118 - 120. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Costus subbiflorus
Flora of Mozambique: Costus subbiflorus

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Costus subbiflorus., retrieved 16 August 2022

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