Sonchus luxurians (R.E. Fr.) C. Jeffrey

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N,S
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 107.

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 225 - 227. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 58.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Sonchus luxurians

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sonchus luxurians
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sonchus luxurians
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sonchus luxurians
Plants of the World Online: Sonchus luxurians
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Wikipedia: Sonchus luxurians

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: Sonchus luxurians., retrieved 24 April 2024

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