6422.000 Schrebera Roxb.

Description of the genus

Trees and shrubs. Leaves opposite, simple or 1-pinnate. Domatia 0. Inflorescences cymose. Flowers heterostylous, with "pin" and "thrum" forms, scented. Corolla pale cream or pink, salver-shaped; lobes 5-7, imbricate, each with a conspicuous patch of swollen brownish or purplish hairs at the base. Fruit a 2-valved, woody capsule dehiscing loculicidally. Seeds winged.

Worldwide: 10 species, occurring in the tropics

Zambia: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
alata (Hochst.) Welw.N,W,E,SCb,N,Mc,Lk,SDescription, Image
trichoclada Welw.Nw,N,E,C,S,WDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Schrebera:

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Flora of Botswana: Schrebera
Flora of Malawi: Schrebera
Flora of Mozambique: Schrebera
Flora of Zimbabwe: Schrebera

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Schrebera
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Schrebera
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Schrebera
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Schrebera
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Schrebera

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Schrebera.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1080, retrieved 22 September 2017

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