Lobelia trullifolia Hemsl.
subsp. minor Thulin

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Synonyms: Lobelia milneana E. Wimmer
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Status: Native
See subsp. trullifolia for general details. This subsp. differs by being an annual herb with smaller flowers, 3-5 mm long; leaves broadly ovate to subreniform and usually with a cordate base; with stems and leaves pubescent.
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Habitat: Grassland, rocky outcrops or in rock crevices, usually in shade.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia.
Malawi distribution: N
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Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 37.

Thulin, M. (1983). Lobeliaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(1) Pages 126 - 127.

Other sources of information about Lobelia trullifolia subsp. minor:

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Flora of Zambia: Lobelia trullifolia subsp. minor

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

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: Lobelia trullifolia subsp. minor.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=213990, retrieved 1 June 2023

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