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.

Coldenia procumbens

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Other sources of information about Coldenia:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Coldenia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Coldenia

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Coldenia
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Coldenia
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Coldenia
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Coldenia
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Coldenia
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Coldenia
JSTOR Plant Science: Coldenia
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Coldenia
Plants of the World Online: Coldenia
Tropicos: Coldenia
Wikipedia: Coldenia

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Coldenia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1194, retrieved 5 October 2023

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