Coleus zombensis (Baker) Mwany.

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Synonyms: Plectranthus zombensis Baker
Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: zombensis: of Zomba in Southern Malawi, where the type specimen was collected.
Habitat: Montane grassland and roadsides.
Altitude range: 1000 - 2100 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Malawi.
Malawi distribution: S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 154 - 155. as Plectranthus zombensis (Includes a picture).

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 279 - 281. as Plectranthus zombensis

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 114. as Plectranthus zombensis

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

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: Coleus zombensis., retrieved 21 March 2023

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