Records made by Giess

Records: 177

The following is a list of the records made by Giess in species name order.

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code(s) Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
95026 Abrus precatorius subsp. africanus 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 520 WIND
Growing in sandy soil. Okavango, Rundu District: Andara Roman Catholic Mission - Station Island, next to camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Twiner in trees. Leaves pinnate. Pods are bearing red beans with black spot.

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95027 Acacia arenaria 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 548 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Okavango, on the road between Andara and the Popa Falls. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

3 m high; Shrub; Notes: Dense shrubs 3m high. Leaves bipinnately lobed. Pods linear, somewhat curved.

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95028 Acacia erioloba 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11438 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: On the river bank of the Omuramba, at Dikundu. (19,2km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Young trees up to 4m in height. Much branched. New shoots partly because of fire.

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95029 Acacia erubescens 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
JWH Giess 1994 WIND
Caprivi: On road from Andara to Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

5 m high; Shrub; Notes: Shrub. Bark greyish brown. Quoted in: Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 58:8 (1967).

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95031 Acacia hebeclada subsp. chobiensis 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 545 WIND
Caprivi: Kavango. Andara. Popa falls, on banks of Okavango river, in sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Shrub; Notes: Single stemmed trees up to 3 meters high, or shrubs. Pods standing upright on branches.

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95033 Acacia mellifera subsp. detinens 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11447 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. At the Omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 km South of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95034 Acacia nigrescens 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11437 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. In Omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km South of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub up to 1.5 meter high.

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95036 Acacia tortilis subsp. heteracantha 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
JWH Giess 1993 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. On the road from Andara to Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

8 m high; Tree; Notes: 8 meter high tree. Quoted in: Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 58:12 (1967).

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95039 Acalypha brachiata 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11422 C Mannheimer GL Maggs WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). In grass stand, bank of omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Many-stemmed 'forb' up to 50 cm high and 1 m in diameter.

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95038 Acalypha ornata 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 512 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara Roman Catholic Mission Station, next to the road. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

2.5 m high; Shrub; Notes: Dense shrubs 2.5 m high. Stems hairy. Fruits borne at terminal ends of branches. In sandy soil.

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95040 Acanthosicyos naudinianus 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11370 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Mahango field at Dw Omuramba, north-west of Divundu, 19 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95043 Adenostemma caffrum 26 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 506 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara; R.C. Mission Station Camp, in black sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Herbs growing in running stream. Flowers in heads, white.

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95044 Aerva leucura 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11425 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19,2 kilometres south of Andara] on harvested mahango field. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

60 cm high; Herb; Notes: Annual herb. Rich, grey-black soil.

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95047 Albizia harveyi 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11435 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In the omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Regrowth from felled tree.

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95050 Aloe zebrina 13 May 1976 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14241 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Rosette plant. Relatively spreading. Runner, with numerous young plants. The inflorescence is 1,4m high and has 7 branches. The flowers are an old pink colour. The involures have white edges. Life plant. Flowered in the garden of W. Giess, Windhoek. 22 June 1971.Sheet 3.

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95051 Amaranthus thunbergii 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11408 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Okavango, at Dikundu (19,2 km S of Andara) 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Annual, prostrate to decumbent, almost leafless. Soil grey-black. Harvested mahango field.

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95053 Ancylanthos rubiginosus 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11338 WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu. (19.5 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Up to 30 cm tall. Shoots arising from underground root stem system. Pope, G.V 1998 FZ 5:2, pg 236 cor.nom. SS 16/01/2003.

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95054 Andropogon gayanus 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11417 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). In omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Up to 3 m high omuramba-grass. Used to build huts and roofs.

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95056 Annona stenophylla subsp. nana 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2061 WIND
Caprivi: GRN/CA: Andara, in close vicinity to the rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

40 cm high; Shrub;

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95057 Ansellia africana 10 Nov 1965 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 8237 WIND
Kunene, Opuwo District: Fruiting specimen of WG & H.J. Wiss 3270 - Live plants from Otjihangasema - Epupa, October 1960. Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Lower lip pointed, boat shaped folded and margin very crenulate. Flower coloue intensier that at Andara. Plants fruiting in hort WG, Windhoek.

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95058 Antidesma rufescens 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 525 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Single-stemmed tree with bright green leaves. Fruits in clusters. Growing in shade of Ficus species.

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95059 Antidesma venosum 22 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14884 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Andara. West of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

1 m high; Shrub; Notes: Low spreading shrub on rocks. 1 m high. Fruit round, red to black. Rocky bank.

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95060 Asparagus africanus var. africanus 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11355 VS Bach WIND
Caprivi, Katima Mulilo District: Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara), on bank of Omuramba in the vicinity of waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Up to 2,50 m high in other shrubs. Filed at WIND under Asparagus cooperi

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95061 Asparagus racemosus 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11460 AA Mauve WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Climber, more than 1 m high winding in bush. Petals very narrow (0,5 mm) white with reddish veins. Sweet scent. Fruit up to 7 mm diameter, more or less inconspicuously tri-lobed, 2 lobes not completely developed.

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95062 Astripomoea lachnosperma 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1999 WIND
Caprivi: On road to Andara to Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plants up to 1.3 m high. Flowers medium sized, white, with dark throat.

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95065 Baikiaea plurijuga 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11387 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. Dikundu, 19.5 km South of Andara. In dry forest. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95067 Baphia massaiensis subsp. obovata var. obovata 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 530 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. Roman Catholic Mission Station. On island near camp on bank of river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

3 m high; Tree; Notes: Single-stemmed tree, 3 m high. Fruiting.Black sandy soil.

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95068 Barleria lugardii 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 515 MJ Balkwill WIND
Caprivi, Katima Mulilo: Andara: R.C.M. Station camp, in black sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Semi-erect shrublet 0.25 m high. Flower white.

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95073 Biophytum abyssinicum 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 510 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara Roman Catolic Mission Station Camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: In black sandy soil. Small, annual herbs, rarely 2 cm high. Flowers minute, greenish white. Up on touching the plant, the leaves are closing.

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95076 Boerhavia diffusa 1 Nov 1983 JWH Giess
O Köhler
O Köhler 16023 M Struwig WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95077 Bonatea steudneri 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 519 JC Manning WIND
Caprivi: Andara; Roman Catholic Mission Station - next to camp, sandy soil, in shade of trees. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

75 cm high; Herb; Notes: Herb with underground tubers, 75 cm high.

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95079 Burnatia enneandra 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2088 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Vleys 35 - 40 miles west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers whitish.

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95082 Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum 9 Mar 1957 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1986 WIND
Caprivi: GRN/CA: On road between Andara and Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers white,

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95086 Cassytha filiformis 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 552 WIND
Caprivi: Andara Roman Catholic Mission: camp on Island close to camp, on sandstone koppie. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Parasite; Notes: Parasite growing on fig trees and other weeds growing close to water edge. Flowers (white) as well as fruits whitish. 0,75 cm in diameter.

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95281 Cenchrus americanus 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11416 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara) on harvested mahango field. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Heavy, clay, grey-black ground. Spikelets sessile. Seeds pointed, narrow, seemingly pressed together.

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95089 Cissampelos mucronata 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 202 WIND
Caprivi: GRN/CA Popafalls banks and islands of the Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Winding, up to 3 m long. Flowers yellow-green.

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95095 Combretum albopunctatum 25 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14898 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: 12 km ESE of Andara at Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Dense shrubs, up to 2.50 m high. Bark rusty. Fruits 4-winged, 2.5 cm long, 2 cm broad, truncate, shading red, glimmering gold.

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95096 Combretum collinum 19 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11473 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Small tree.

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95098 Combretum hereroense subsp. hereroense 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11380 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). On old mahangu field in omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub, up to 1.50 m high.

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95101 Combretum psidioides subsp. psidioides 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2068 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara, close vicinity of Rest Camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

8 m high; Tree; Notes: Tree, 8 m tall.

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95102 Combretum zeyheri 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11342 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara, not far from the Dikundu Omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Tree; Notes: Shrub or tree.

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95103 Commelina diffusa subsp. scandens 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2066 WIND
Caprivi: District Grootfontein North/Caprivi Strip. Andara, near area of Rest Camps. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plants growing in water, to 1.2 m high. Flowers blue.Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 157:9 (1967).

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95104 Commelina erecta 5 Apr 1978 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 15063 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Prostrate to upright. Shoots to 50 cm long. Sheaths often very small in leaf axils. Terminal sheaths round, boat-like. Flowers blue. Live plant together with Eulophobia sp. from Andara. Flowers in garden of W. Giess, Windhoek. Corr. nom.: SB 8.2003.

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95107 Commiphora tenuipetiolata 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2036 WIND
Caprivi: Caprivi: Andara in vicinity if rest comp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: About 7 metre high tree. Bark blue-green, papery.

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95108 Convolvulus sagittatus var. sagittatus 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11412 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara) on harvested mahango field. Clayey, grey-black soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Decumbent to procumbent, twining in grass. Flowers small, white.

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95114 Crotalaria platysepala 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 517 WIND
Caprivi: Mukwe District. Andara. R.C.M. Station camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

1.2 m high; Herb; Notes: Perennial herb, 1.2 m high. Flowers yellow. Growing in black sandy soil.

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95117 Cryptolepis oblongifolia 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11340 HJT Venter WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Dikundu. 19.5 km south of Andara, near Dikundu Omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Dry shrub with fruit.

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95122 Cyclosorus interruptus 22 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11526 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. On riverbank of side-arm of Okavango at Andara Mission Station. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

pteridophyte; Notes: Fronds up to 60 cm long. Growing in or nearly in water. Common. Corr. nom.: E. Klaassen 23.07.07

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95123 Cymbopogon caesius subsp. caesius 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11377 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba Dikundu at Dikubdu, 19.5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Tufted grass up to 1.20 m high. Very common.

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95124 Cynanchum schistoglossum 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11436 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. On Omuramba at Dikumdu (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Twining in small camelthorn. Milky latex.

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95125 Cynodon dactylon 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11398 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu. 19,5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid;

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95126 Cyperus difformis 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2085 WIND
Caprivi: Omurambas and vleys 35 - 40 miles west of Andara.Grootfontein - north. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95236 Cyperus dubius 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2057 P Vorster WIND
Caprivi: Andara, area around rest camp. Grootfontein - north. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 165:37 (1967).

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95127 Cyperus fulgens 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11401 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara) In dry woodland. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Small corm.

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95237 Cyperus fulgens 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2052 P Vorster WIND
Caprivi: Andara, area around rest camp. Grootfontein - north. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 165:37 (1967).

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95132 Cyphostemma congestum 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11426 E Retief WIND
Caprivi, Mukwe District: Andara. In Omuramba at Dikundi (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Climibing over Piliostigma thonningii shrub, sterile.

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95133 Dialium englerianum 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11403 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. At Dikundu, 19.5 km South of Andara. In dry forest. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Tree up to 10 m high. Young twigs used as toothbrushes by bushmen.

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95135 Dicoma schinzii 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11366 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). On bank of omuramba, in vicinity of water hole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Basally woody herb, somewhat spreading ascending.

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95138 Digitaria perrottetii 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11375 JWH Giess WIND
In dry woodland. Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Erect, annual grass.

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95143 Diospyros lycioides subsp. sericea 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11352 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. On bank of Dikundu Omuramba in the vicinity of waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Dense shrub up to 1.50 m high. Root and branches used as tooth brush by natives.

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95147 Distephanus divaricatus 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11373 WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19,5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

4 m high; Tree; Notes: Dry woodland. Small tree, 4 m high. Bark grey, very corky.

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95148 Duosperma crenatum 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 514 E Tripp WIND
Growing in black sandy soil. Caprivi: Andara: R.C.M. Station camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Semi-erect, perennial herb 0.30 m high. Flowers white.

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95085 Elaeodendron transvaalense 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11474 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. In, omuramba at Dikundi (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub.

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95150 Empogona cacondensis 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11341 HR Hasheela WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara, near Dikundu omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Up to 35 cm tall.

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95152 Enicostema axillare subsp. axillare 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11399 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Dry woodland.

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95154 Eragrostis patens No date JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2006 WIND
Caprivi: Caprivi Strip. Road Andara to Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid;

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95156 Eragrostis superba 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11434 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Perennial tufted grass up to 70 cm high.

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95158 Erythrococca menyharthii 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11455 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

50 cm high; Shrub; Notes: 50 cm high shrub; pale bark. Soft leaves. In semi-shade.

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95159 Erythrophleum africanum 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2039 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, in the vicinity of rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Slender tree, about 8 m high. Quoted in: Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 59:14 (1967) & Flora of Southern Africa 16,2: 12(1977).

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95160 Ethulia conyzoides subsp. conyzoides 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1965 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: GRN/CA: Andara, on riverbank and islands of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: It stands in water and the flowers are light purple in colour.

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95161 Euclea divinorum 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11446 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Usually in half shade of riverine woodland of omuramba. Shrubs around 1.50 m tall.

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95162 Eulophia leachii 1 Nov 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11527 AV Hall WIND
Caprivi: Plant from Okavango, prob. Andara. Flowering in hort. W. Giess. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plant of 20 cm diameter (in pot). Leaves stiff, upright, up to 20 cm high at flowering, later up to 30 cm high. 8 In florescences up to 1 m high, up to 20 flowered. Flowers green with darker venation, with brownish tinge. Lip and spur white-purple with dark purple venation.

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95163 Eulophia speciosa 27 Oct 1975 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 13894 AV Hall WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. Live plants received from Dr. M. Fisch from Andara. Flowered in garden of W. Giess. Windhoek. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers before leaves. Inflorescence up to 1,20 m high. Flowers yellow. Lips with brownish ribs.

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95166 Evolvulus alsinoides var. alsinoides 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11430 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: In omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Finely haired herb with pale blue, small flowers.

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95173 Ficus burkei 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 523 WIND
Caprivi: Andara; Roman Catholic Mission Station on island next to camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Growing between sandstone rocks in black sandy soil. Tree 5 m high. Leaves dark green. No fruit present. Corr. nom.: S. Rgheimer 5.2007.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95170 Ficus petersii 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14881 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Andara, between rocks. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Slanting, ascending tree. Bark grey with big, falling stigmas on the stem. Corr. nom.: S. Rgheimer 5.2007.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95174 Floscopa glomerata 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 504 MAN Müller WIND
Caprivi: Andara Roman Catholic Mission, Station camp, in black sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Slender, upright growing herb, growing in running water/stream, forming runners on the water. Flowers purple.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95176 Fockea multiflora 7 Jan 1982 B de Winter
JWH Giess
B de Winter 4430 WIND
Caprivi: Cemetery at Andara Mission Station. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Large liane strangling trees, trunks up to 9' in diam., very soft with white latex.

0.000000 0.000000 2
95180 Gardenia brachythamnus 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11361 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), on banks of omuramba near a waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Up to 40 cm tall with underground rootstock, which connects the individual plants.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95182 Gladiolus dalenii subsp. dalenii 22 Jan 1969 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 10556 C Mannheimer WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu, south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Bulbs received from Prof. Dr. O. Khler for identification purposes. Veldkos of bushmen. Knolle with light, fibreous outer layer and numerous new bulbs, which are up to pea-size. Erect plant, up to 60 cm high. Flowers sulphur yellow, with very fine red stripes, which are unconspicuous. Bulbs were received in October 1968. Khwe-name: /on.

2
95184 Grewia avellana 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11344 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara, not far from the Dikundu Omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub, up 60 cm high. Fruits 4-parted, big, very often attached at the base of twigs.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95185 Grewia bicolor 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11374 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. Dry woodland. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub, up to 1.20 m high, many stemmed, to 1.50 m diameter.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95186 Grewia flavescens var. flavescens 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11454 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: In riverine woodland of omuramba at Otjikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Up to 2 m high shrub with angular stems and branches. Berries single or in pairs.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95187 Grewia retinervis 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11349 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. On bank of Dikundu omuramba at waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub, up to 1.50 m. Branches round. Fruit pear-shaped, more or less smooth, yellow-brown.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95190 Helichrysum argyrosphaerum 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11407 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara). On bare patches of harvested Mahangofield. Clay, grey-black earth. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Spreading prostrate. Bracts white to pink. Relatively common.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95194 Hermannia quartiniana 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11456 C Mannheimer WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Herb, procumbent from woody base. Very glandular, unpleasant aroma. Flower on long petiole, pale yellow with violet midvein. In WIND under Hermannia rautanenii

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95196 Heteropogon contortus 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11433 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara) on harvested mahangu field. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Heavy grey-black clay soil.

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95197 Hibiscus caesius 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11393 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), in dry woodland. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95203 Huernia verekeri var. verekeri 20 Dec 1966 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 9576 S Rügheimer WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Sandstone ridge at Andara in semi-shade under shrubs between rocks and Aloes. Live plant 5-10-1966. Flowers in hort. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Stems up to 10 cm tall. Flowers 45 cm in diameter. Lobes long, thin and long tip, yellow. Margins reflexed. Tube 5 mm deep, 10 mm in diameter, wine red with pale base around corana.

2
95205 Hyparrhenia filipendula 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11440 HH Kolberg WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Up to 1.30 m high tufted grass in small stands.

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95207 Hyperthelia dissoluta 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11409 JWH Giess WIND
Clay, grey-black ground. Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara, on haversted mahangofield). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Perennial.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95208 Imperata cylindrica 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11392 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Dry woodland.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95210 Indigofera demissa 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2055 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, near rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Prostrate plant. Flowers red.

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95214 Jamesbrittenia elegantissima 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1964 OM Hilliard WIND
Caprivi: Andara, bank and islands of the Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

60 cm high; subshrub; Notes: Halfshrub, 60 cm high. Flowers yellow, lighter outer.Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 126:50 (1967) as S.elegantissima (Schinz) Skan.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95250 Justicia bracteata 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11347 J Munday WIND
Dry woodland. Caprivi: Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara, near Dikundu Omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A1 0

Annual herb. Flowers pale violet.

-18.073000 21.223000 2
95251 Justicia divaricata 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11452 J Munday WIND
Medium shade. Heavily browsed. Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara) in semi-shade. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A1 0

Herb, woody at base. Branches arched, decumbent and rooting at nodes. Flowers pale violet.

-18.073000 21.223000 2
95216 Justicia exigua 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2044 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Grootfontein North/Caprivi peak: Andara, in the vicinity of the rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A1 0

Plant annual. Flowers white.

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95093 Kalaharia uncinata 22 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11477 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: 25 km west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Dense, spiny plant with red flowers. Growing as weed on harvested mahango fields, very common, also along road verge.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95220 Kyllinga erecta var. erecta 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1977 NV Clarke WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein north - Caprivi. Andara, riverbanks and islands of the Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95221 Kyphocarpa angustifolia 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11461 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In omuramba at Dikundu {19,2 kilometres south of Andara}. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Annual up to 1 metre high, base somewhat woody.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95222 Lablab purpureus subsp. uncinatus var. uncinatus 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1983 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: GRN / CA District: Andara, banks and islands of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Climber; Notes: Twining in Phoenix reclinata. Flowers white. Tip of keel violet.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95223 Lagarosiphon cordofanus 11 May 1905 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2096 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara. Grootfontein-north: Omuramba on vleys, 35 - 40 miles west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95224 Laggera decurrens 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11379 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), on margin of mahango field in omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95228 Ledebouria floribunda 2 Jan 1984 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 16016 S Bartsch WIND
Caprivi: At Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Geophyte; Notes: Inflorescence just longer than leaves. Received bulb from O. Khler.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95229 Leptocarydion vulpiastrum 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 509 WIND
Caprivi: Mukwe; Roman Catholic Mission Station-camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

30 cm high; Graminoid; Notes: Grass 30 cm high. In black sandy soil.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95232 Ludwigia octovalvis subsp. brevisepala 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 507 C Mannheimer WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara, Roman Catholic Mission Station Camp, in black sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Perennial herb, 1.75 m high. Woody at the base. Flowers small, yellow. Fruits 3 - 4 cm long. Growing at edge of waterstream. corr.nom. Goldblatt, P. & Raven, P.H. (1997): Bothalia 27,2: 149 - 165.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95239 Markhamia zanzibarica 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1988 WIND
Caprivi: At the road from Andara to Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

5 m high; Shrub; Tree; Notes: 5 m high tree-shrub.Diniz (1988):FZ 8 (3) : 71 - 77.Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 128:3 (1967) as Markhamia acuminata (Klotzsch) K.Schum in Engler.

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95244 Melinis repens subsp. grandiflora 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11411 HH Kolberg WIND
Growing on harvested Mahango field. Heavy, clay, grey-black ground. Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Perennial graminoid. Branched at base.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95245 Merremia pinnata 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 553 MAN Müller WIND
Caprivi: Andara, R.C. Mission Camp, on Island close to camp, on sandstone koppie. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Creeper; Notes: Annual, creeper over rocks, leaves feathered. Flowers yellow.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95248 Miscanthus junceus 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 518 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, Roman Catholic Mission Station camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

3 m high; Graminoid; Notes: Perennial grass, 3 m high. Growing on edge of stream, in black sandy soil.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95249 Momordica balsamina 22 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11485 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Andara Mission Station along Okavango River. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Climber; Notes: Climber in other shrubs. Fruit 5 cm long and 2,5 cm in diameter. Ripe fruit in an acute beak terminating with inconspicuous spots when ripe.

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95084 Mystroxylon aethiopicum subsp. schlechteri 4 Oct 1966 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 9536 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Kake (camp), 20 km east of Andara on Kavango banks. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

10 m high; Tree; Notes: Many stemmed, thornless tree, 12 m crown diameter and height of 10 m, branched from the base. Bark grey-black.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95253 Nerine laticoma 20 Nov 1973 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 13304 D Müller-Doblies U Müller-Doblies WIND
Okavango: At Andara: GRN 2. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Bulb up to 7 cm in diameter with brown tunics. Neck up to 0.12 m long. Flowers white to pale pink with a darker keel.

2
95254 Nymphaea lotus 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1945 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara: banks and 'inseln' of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95255 Nymphaea nouchali var. caerulea 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2103 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Omuramba and vleys 35 - 40 miles west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers white - blueish. Margin dentate, undersurface green. Sheet 1 of 2103.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95259 Oncoba spinosa 18 Nov 1982 JWH Giess
O Köhler
O Köhler 15576 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. Island close to Andara, in Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Large tree. Fruits taken as rattles by bush people. Kxoe:lxr.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95260 Orbea valida subsp. valida 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11371 PV Bruyns WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Stems up to 12 cm tall, with very long tips.

2
95261 Orthanthera jasminiflora 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11350 H Huber WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. On bank of Dikundu Omuramba near the waterhole, in grass. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Shoots up to 1.5 m long.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95268 Panicum heterostachyum 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 508 R Kubirske WIND
Caprivi: Andara, Roman Catholic Mission Station Camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

30 cm high; Graminoid; Notes: In black sandy soil. Grass 30 cm high.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95271 Parinari capensis subsp. capensis 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11365 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. Dikundu (19,2 km South of Andara), on riverbank of Omuramba near waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Dwarf shrub; Notes: Dwarf shrub, up to 15 cm high. Growing in colonies.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95272 Parinari curatellifolia 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2067 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, near rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

15 m high; Tree; Notes: Tree 15 m high.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95273 Pavetta gardeniifolia var. gardeniifolia 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1950 GOE Launert WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara, bank and islands of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Shrub.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95277 Pavetta lasiopeplus 9 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1989 GOE Launert WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: On the road from Andara, near Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95276 Pavetta schumanniana 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14890 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Anadara, at Popa Falls. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

2.5 m high; Shrub; Notes: Up to 2.50 m high shrub. In semi-shade of bigger tree.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95279 Pavonia senegalensis 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11356 S Bartsch WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), on the bank of the omuramba close to the waterholes. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95280 Peltophorum africanum 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11448 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: On omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Moist tree-shrub.

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95283 Persicaria decipiens 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1967 WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein North/Caprivi Zipfel. Andara, banks and islands of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plants growing in water, flowers almost white. Corr. nom.: S. Rgheimer 5.2007.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95231 Philenoptera violacea 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11397 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. Dry woodland. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95284 Philyrophyllum schinzii 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11391 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Dry woodland. Unpleasant smell.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95288 Piliostigma thonningii 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11415 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. At Dikundu, 19.2 km South of Andara on ploughed Mahango field. On grey-black loamy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Multi-stemmed plant, up to 1.80 m high. Shoots from tree stump.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95151 Plectranthus djalonensis 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1954 WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein Nord/Caprivi strip Andara, banks and islands of Okavango river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers blue, small.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95299 Plukenetia africana 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11378 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). In omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Up to 50 cm high shrub with twining twigs and 4-partite capsules.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95291 Polycarpaea corymbosa 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1969 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Grootfontein North district. Andara, banks and islands of Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Sepals white, lower ones pink.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95292 Polycarpaea eriantha var. effusa 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11427 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: In omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

10 cm high; Herb; Notes: 10 cm high herb, branched from the base. Flowers in dense inflorescences, appearing silver-white. Common.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95294 Polygala albida subsp. albida 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11419 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. At Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara) on harvested Mahango field. Toned, grey black soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Small, annual herb up to 10 cm high. Flowers greenish-white with red overflow.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95296 Pseudognaphalium luteo-album 23 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 526 WIND
Caprivi: Andara Roman Catholic Mission Station, on island next to camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Growing between sandstone rocks in black sandy soil.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95300 Pycreus polystachyos var. laxiflorus 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1974 WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein north - Caprivi. Andara, riverbanks and islands of the Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95305 Rhynchosia minima var. minima 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 516 WIND
Caprivi: Andara: Roman Catholic Mission Station camp, in black sandy soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Twiner in shrubs, flowers yellow.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95306 Rottboellia cochinchinensis 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 1944 H Merxmüller WIND
Caprivi: GRN/CA: Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Plants up to 1.5 m tall.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95307 Ruellia prostrata 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2050 E Tripp WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Grootfontein-Nord/Caprivi District. Andara, vicinity of restcamp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Suffrutex or subshrub, 0.60 m high. Flowers white.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95310 Sansevieria longiflora 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11457 WIND
Caprivi: Andara. In Omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Leaves up to 7 cm wide and up to 40 cm long. Leaves margin entire (not rough).

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95311 Sartidia angolensis 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11358 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Mukwe. Dikundu 19,2km south of Andara. On the bank of the Omuramba in the vaccinity of the waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Perennial tufted grass up to 1,2m in height.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95312 Scadoxus multiflorus subsp. multiflorus 1 Nov 1978 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 13606 DA Snijman WIND
Caprivi, Katima Mulilo: Flowers in garden of W.Giess, Windhoek. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Peduncle 15 cm high, 3/4 without spots. Flowers bright red.

2
95313 Schizachyrium sanguineum 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11357 ES Klaassen WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), on bank of the omuramba near the waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95303 Searsia quartiniana 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14886 D Lutombi WIND
Caprivi: At Andara. Okavango river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Notes: Up to 3 m high, dense shrub. Rocky banks.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95304 Searsia tenuinervis 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11359 RO Moffett WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19.5 km south of Andara. On bank of Dikundu Omuramba in the vicinity of waterholes. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95314 Securidaca longepedunculata 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11372 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. At Dikundu, 19.5 km South of Andara. In dry woodland. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Shrubby plant.

-18.125000 21.375000 2
95315 Seddera suffruticosa var. suffruticosa 18 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11453 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In Omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95316 Senecio strictifolius 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 531 WIND
Caprivi: Andara: Roman Catholic Mission Camp - on island near camp, on bank of river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

1.75 m high; Herb; Notes: In black sandy soil. Annual herb 1.75 m high. Flowers yellow, growing in shallow water of river.

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95317 Senna occidentalis 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1960 WIND
Caprivi: GRN/CA district. Andara, banks and islands of Okavango river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Half shrub. Flowers golden yellow.

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95322 Setaria sagittifolia 21 Jan 1956 B de Winter
JWH Giess
B de Winter 4372 WIND
Small annual in shade of trees. Sandy soil. Caprivi: Kake Camp between Andara and Bagani. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid.

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95323 Solanum campylacanthum 14 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11381 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara), on harvested mahangu field. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95324 Sorghastrum nudipes 11 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11339 ES Klaassen WIND
Common, in dry woodland. Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Up to 90 cm tufted grass. Leaves and culms coloured red.

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95325 Spermacoce senensis 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2048 B Verdcourt WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein-North/Caprivi Strip district: Andara, close vicinity of rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plants annual, flowers pale blue.

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95327 Stipagrostis hirtigluma subsp. patula 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11470 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: On hard soil of Omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Tufted grass. Relatively common.

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95328 Striga asiatica 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11472 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. In grass stand of the Omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Small, up to 15 cm high,herb. Flowers very small, bright vermilion.Quoted in: Kew Bull. 41(1): 207

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95330 Striga gesnerioides 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11429 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara) on harvested Mahango field, heavy, clayey grey-black soil. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

10 cm high; Parasite; Notes: 10 cm high. Flowers light violet. Parasite on root of Vigna sinensis.

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95331 Strychnos cocculoides 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2040 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, near rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Tree; Notes: Tree up to 6 m high. Fruits 12 - 14 cm in diameter.

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95332 Strychnos pungens 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2041 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, near rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Shrub; Tree; Notes: Tree or shrub, up to 4 m high.

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95334 Stylosanthes fruticosa 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2060 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, close to proximity of rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

40 cm high; Notes: Plant a sub-shrub, 40 cm tall. Flowers yellow.

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95335 Syncolostemon bracteosus 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11363 ES Klaassen WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km south Andara). On banks of omuramba. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Annual, upright herb, aromatic, up to 50 cm tall.

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95340 Talinum tenuissimum 19 Dec 1968 JWH Giess
O Köhler
O Köhler 10555 WIND
Otjozondjupa, Grootfontein District: In sand at Dikundu south of Andara station. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Turnip formed roots with pink flesh. Shoots up to 15 cm long upright. Flowers yellow (roots preserved).

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95346 Trachyandra arvensis 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1962 A Sölch WIND
Caprivi: Grootfontein North - Caprivizipfel. Andara, island in Okavango. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Quoted in:Bothalia 7,4:740 (1962) by A. A. Obermeyer.Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 147:70 (1970).

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95348 Tragia okanyua 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11475 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: In riverine forest of omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Twining in other shrubs; burning/stinging.

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95349 Tricliceras lobatum 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2074 WIND
Caprivi: On road, 25 miles west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers pale yellow, pods hanging. Quoted in: Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 88:4 (1966-70) as Wormskioldia lobata Urban.

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95354 Urochloa oligotricha 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11406 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Dikundu, 19.2 km south of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Graminoid; Notes: Perennial, somewhat spreaded, ascending tufts. On harvested mango fields. Clay, grey-black soil. Occasional.

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95355 Utricularia arenaria 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2102 WIND
Caprivi: Omurambas and vleys 30 - 40 miles west of Andara.Grootfontein - north. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Flowers white.Quoted in:Prodromus einer Flora von Sdwestafrika 133: 3 (1968) by A.Schreiber as Utricularia arenaria A.DC.

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95359 Vangueriopsis lanciflora 12 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11353 S Schubert WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu (19.2 km south of Andara). At bank of Omuramba close to the waterhole. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

1 m high; Notes: 1 m high.

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95361 Vernonia fastigiata 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11405 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Dikundu (19.2 km South of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Annual herb. Up to 30 cm high. Flowers red - violet. Grew on loamy soil on ploughed Mahango field.

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95230 Vernonia glabra var. glabra 16 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11423 ES Klaassen WIND
Caprivi: In Omuramba at Dikundu (19.2 km South of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Consisting of a woody base, it can reach heights of 50 cm upwards.

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95293 Vernonia poskeana subsp. poskeana 15 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11396 ES Klaassen WIND
Caprivi: At Dikundu, 19.5km south of Andara. Dry forest. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

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95362 Vernonia poskeana subsp. botswanica 24 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
MAN Müller
MAN Müller 513 WIND
Caprivi: Andara, R.C. Mission Station-Camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

60 cm high; Herb; Notes: Annual herb, 60 cm high. The flowers heads, purple.

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95363 Vigna oblongifolia var. parviflora 11 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2086 BJ Pienaar WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Grootfontein-Nord District: omurambas and vleys 35 to 40 miles west of Andara. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Notes: Plants twining. Flowers pale yellow.

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95365 Wahlenbergia banksiana 8 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 1981 WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: Andara, banks and islands of Okavango river. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A1 0

Flowers pale blue.

-18.073000 21.231500 2
95366 Wahlenbergia ramosissima subsp. lateralis 10 Mar 1958 JWH Giess
H Merxmüller
H Merxmüller 2043 M Thulin WIND
In open stands of grass. Okavango: Andara, vicinity of rest camp. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A1 0

Flowers pale blue.

-18.073000 21.223000 2
95367 Waltheria indica 20 Jun 1971 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 11468 JWH Giess WIND
Caprivi: Andara. In dry wood and bank wood of the Omuramba at Dikundu (19,2 km south of Andara). 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

Herb; Notes: Annual, woody herb. Common.

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95369 Xylopia odoratissima 25 Apr 1977 JWH Giess
JWH Giess 14895 JWH Giess WIND
Okavango, Rundu District: At Andara. Banks of Okavango River. 0 Namibia (Caprivi Strip) 1821A2 0

4.5 m high; Succulent; Notes: Tree 4.5m high.

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