Passerina montivaga Bredenkamp & A.E. van Wyk

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: montivaga: "of various mountains", referring to the widespread but disjunct distribution on mountains in Africa.
Habitat: On grassy, rocky mountain slopes, along streams and in montane scrub.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and South Africa
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 653. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Passerina montivaga

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Passerina montivaga
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Passerina montivaga
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Passerina montivaga
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Passerina montivaga
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iNaturalist: Passerina montivaga
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Passerina montivaga
JSTOR Plant Science: Passerina montivaga
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Passerina montivaga
Plants of the World Online: Passerina montivaga
Tropicos: Passerina montivaga
Wikipedia: Passerina montivaga

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: Passerina montivaga., retrieved 16 June 2024

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