Streptocarpus buchananii C.B. Clarke

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: buchananii: after John Buchanan (1855 – 1896), Scottish horticulturist, missionary, farmer and plant collector in Malawi, who became Acting British Consul to Central Africa.
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Malawi distribution: N,S
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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 28.

Hilliard, O.M. & Burtt, B.L. (1988). Gesneriaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(3) Pages 59 - 60.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Streptocarpus buchananii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Streptocarpus buchananii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Streptocarpus buchananii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Streptocarpus buchananii
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Wikipedia: Streptocarpus buchananii

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: Streptocarpus buchananii., retrieved 30 May 2024

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