Pycreus macranthus (Boeckeler) C.B.Clarke

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: macranthus: large-flowered
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 47.

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 30.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 89.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 120.

Other sources of information about Pycreus macranthus:

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Flora of Botswana: Pycreus macranthus
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Pycreus macranthus
Flora of Zambia: Pycreus macranthus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Pycreus macranthus

External websites:

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

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: Species information: Pycreus macranthus., retrieved 18 April 2024

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