Checklist: Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae



This is a checklist of species, generated from the database, which are known to have been cultivated in Zimbabwe.

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Asclepias curassavica
Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020) Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2)   
Leistner, O.A. (2005) Seed plants of southern tropical Africa: families and genera SABONET Report No. 26 SABONET, Pretoria  
Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10   
Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004) A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare  
6771.000 ARAUJIA Brot.
Araujia sericifera Brot.
6787.000 GOMPHOCARPUS R. Br.
6791.000 ASCLEPIAS L.
Asclepias curassavica L.
6792.000 CALOTROPIS R. Br.
Calotropis procera (Aiton) W.T. Aiton
Asclepias procera Aiton
Calotropis busseana K. Schum.
Calotropis inflexa Chiov.
6857.000 OXYPETALUM R. Br.
Oxypetalum coeruleum (D. Don ex Sweet) Decne.
6874.000 CEROPEGIA L.
Ceropegia woodii Schltr.
Ceropegia barbertonensis N.E. Br.
Ceropegia euryacme Schltr.
Ceropegia hastata N.E. Br.
Ceropegia leptocarpa Schltr.
Ceropegia linearis E. Mey. subsp. woodii (Schltr.) H. Huber
Ceropegia schoenlandii N.E. Br.
6885.000 STAPELIA L.
Stapelia gigantea N.E. Br. [DD]
Ceropegia gigantea (N.E.Br.) Bruyns
Stapelia marlothii N.E. Br.
Stapelia nobilis N.E. Br. ex Hook.
Stapelia youngii N.E. Br.
Stapelia leendertziae N.E. Br.
6903.000 STEPHANOTIS Thouars
Stephanotis floribunda Brongn.
6907.000 HOYA R. Br.
Hoya carnosa (L.f.) R. Br.

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: Cultivated plants checklist: Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae., retrieved 16 June 2024

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