Asclepias crassicoronata Goyder

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Status: Native
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Habitat: On rocky hills in Brachystegia and mixed deciduous woodland.
Altitude range: 1000 - 1900 m
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Worldwide distribution: Southern Tanzania, northern Zambia and Malawi.
Malawi distribution: N,C
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Goyder, D.J. (2009). A synopsis of Asclepias (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) in tropical Africa Kew Bulletin 64 Pages 376 - 377. Protologue

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 265.

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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: Asclepias crassicoronata., retrieved 21 April 2024

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