Lindackeria C. Presl

Description of the genus

Unarmed trees or shrubs. Stipules present. Leaves: petiole sometimes elongated; lamina large, hairless or hairy, sometimes with stellate hairs; margin usually toothed. Flowers bisexual or male, borne in racemes or solitary in the upper axils. Sepals 3, concave. Petals 6-12, not much longer than the sepals. Stamens many. Ovary 1-locular with 3 parietal placentas. Fruit a tardily dehiscent capsule, globose, bristly or warty, splitting into 3 valves.

Worldwide: 14 species from Mexico to tropical South America and tropical Africa.

Malawi: 1 taxon.

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bukobensis GilgN

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Lindackeria
Flora of Mozambique: Lindackeria
Flora of Zambia: Lindackeria

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Lindackeria., retrieved 16 April 2024

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