Dissotis irvingiana Hook.

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Status: Native
Shrubby herb up to 2 m high.
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Habitat: Most places in evergreen forest, on exposed slopes and in dry bush.
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Worldwide distribution: Widespread in tropical Africa as far as Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N,S
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Fernandes, R. & A. (1961). Contribution to the knowledge of the MELASTOMATOIDEAE of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Kirkia 1 Page 75.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dissotis irvingiana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dissotis irvingiana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dissotis irvingiana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dissotis irvingiana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dissotis irvingiana
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dissotis irvingiana
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dissotis irvingiana
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dissotis irvingiana
JSTOR Plant Science: Dissotis irvingiana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dissotis irvingiana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dissotis irvingiana
Plants of the World Online: Dissotis irvingiana
Tropicos: Dissotis irvingiana
Wikipedia: Dissotis irvingiana

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: Dissotis irvingiana.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=215010, retrieved 21 March 2023

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