6789.000 Stenostelma Schltr.

Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs with thickened rootstock. Leaves shortly petiolate, linear. Inflorescence of very shortly pedunculate umbels, lateral at nodes. Calyx of 5-partite segments, linear-lanceolate with scales at base. Corolla 5-lobed; lobes green without, white within, ovate-oblong, recurved at tips and sometimes notched at apex.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Flora of Botswana: Stenostelma
Flora of Caprivi: Stenostelma
Flora of Mozambique: Stenostelma
Flora of Zimbabwe: Stenostelma

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Stenostelma
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Stenostelma
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Stenostelma
Wikipedia: Stenostelma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stenostelma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stenostelma

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Stenostelma.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1139, retrieved 8 December 2022

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