7605.000 Gerardiina Engl.

Philcox, D. (1990) Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2)

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs, erect. Stems simple. Leaves opposite, entire. Inflorescence racemose. Flowers opposite, bracteate, pedicellate. Calyx 5-lobed, campanulate, lobes subequal, shorter than tube. Corolla campanulate, oblique, narrow at base, dilated above, 5-lobed; lobes subequal, rounded. Fruit a capsule ovoid, equalling to somewhat longer than calyx. Seeds numerous, narrowly cylindric usually tapering.

Worldwide: One species in tropical Africa.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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angolensis Engl.N,SDescription, Image

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Flora of Mozambique: Gerardiina
Flora of Zambia: Gerardiina
Flora of Zimbabwe: Gerardiina

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Gerardiina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Gerardiina
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Gerardiina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Gerardiina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Gerardiina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Gerardiina.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1290, retrieved 23 March 2019

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