Galiniera saxifraga (Hochst.) Bridson

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Synonyms: Galiniera coffeoides Delile
Pouchetia saxifraga Hochst.
Ptychostigma saxifragum (Hochst.) Hochst.
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Status: Native
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Habitat: In montane evergreen forest
Altitude range: 1700 - 2230 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Malwi and Zambia.
Malawi distribution: N
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Bridson, D.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2003). Rubiaceae, Part 3 Flora Zambesiaca 5(3) Pages 531 - 532. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 241. (Includes a picture).

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 21. As Galiniera coffeoides

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Galiniera saxifraga
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Galiniera saxifraga
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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: Species information: Galiniera saxifraga., retrieved 10 December 2023

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