Helichrysum densiflorum Oliv.

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Status: Native
Notes: This species does not appear to be endemic to Mt Mulanje as stated in Strugnell (2002).
Derivation of specific name: densiflorum: with a dense inflorescence
Habitat: In grassland, woodland and rocky places on hills.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Malawi and Zambia.
Malawi distribution: N,S
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Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 14. as Helichrysum densiflorum sensu stricto

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 54.

Wild, H. (Undated, c. 1980?). A draft revision of Helichrysum Mill. for Flora Zambesiaca Unpublished ms. Pages 9 - 10.

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Flora of Zambia: Helichrysum densiflorum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Helichrysum densiflorum
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Helichrysum densiflorum
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Wikipedia: Helichrysum densiflorum

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: Helichrysum densiflorum.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=212620, retrieved 17 April 2024

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