Cordia myxa L.

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Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 42.

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 820. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 30.

Martins, E.S. (1990). Boraginaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Page 65.

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Flora of Malawi: Cordia myxa
Flora of Mozambique: Cordia myxa
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cordia myxa
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Cordia myxa

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cordia myxa
African Plant Database: Cordia myxa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cordia myxa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cordia myxa
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cordia myxa
JSTOR Plant Science: Cordia myxa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cordia myxa
Plants of the World Online: Cordia myxa
Tropicos: Cordia myxa
Wikipedia: Cordia myxa

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Cordia myxa., retrieved 23 April 2024

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