7046.000 Coldenia L.

Description of the genus

Annual herb with procumbent branched stems. Leaves alternate, crenate or lobed. Flowers 4-merous, solitary, extra-axillary. Calyx deeply lobed. Corolla actinomorphic, white. Ovary entire or subentire. Styles 2. Stigmas capitate. Fruit ovoid-pyramidal, 4-lobed.

Worldwide: 1 species in the tropical areas of Africa, Asia and Australia

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Coldenia:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Coldenia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Coldenia

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Coldenia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1194, retrieved 11 December 2019

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