Cestrum elegans (Brongn.) Schltdl.

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Synonyms: Cestrum purpureum (Lindl.) Standl.
Habrothamnus elegans Brongn.
Habrothamnus purpureus Lindl.
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Gonçalves, A.E. (2005). Solanaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(4) Page 9.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Cestrum elegans
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Cestrum elegans
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Cestrum elegans

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Cestrum elegans.
https://www.malawiflora.com/cult/species.php?species_id=165410, retrieved 11 December 2023

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