Podocarpus henkelii Stapf ex Dallim. & Jacks.

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Status: Native
Notes: Not included in Flora Zambesiaca.
Derivation of specific name: henkelii: after John Spurgeon Henkel, 1871-1962, forester in the Cape Colony and Natal.
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Malawi distribution: N,S
Growth form(s): Tree.
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 46. as Podocarpus ensiculus

Dowsett-Lemaire, F. (1989). The flora and phytogeography of the evergreen forests of Malawi. I: Afromontane and mid-altitude forests; Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 59(1/2) Page 19.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & White, F. (1990). New and noteworthy plants from the evergreen forests of Malawi Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 60(1/2) Page 87.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 153.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Pages 87 - 88. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Podocarpus henkelii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Podocarpus henkelii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Podocarpus henkelii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Podocarpus henkelii
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JSTOR Plant Science: Podocarpus henkelii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Podocarpus henkelii
Plants of the World Online: Podocarpus henkelii
Tropicos: Podocarpus henkelii
Wikipedia: Podocarpus henkelii

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: Podocarpus henkelii.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=162460, retrieved 13 June 2024

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