9282.000 Flaveria Juss.

Pope, G.V. (1975) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 6. Helenieae. Kirkia 10(1) 101-121

Description of the genus

Annual herbs. Leaves opposite, simple, strongly 3-nerved from the base; bases sometimes connate. Capitula numerous, sessile, aggregated in dense sessile glomerules or cymes, heterogamous; ray florets 1 to few, with inconspicuous, yellow ligule. Phyllaries 2-3-seriate, usually with smaller outer bracts. Achenes narrowly obovoid, somewhat flattened, black, 8-10-ribbed. Pappus 0.

Worldwide: 21 species in America and Australia; 2 species are pantropical weeds

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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Other sources of information about Flaveria:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Flaveria
Flora of Caprivi: Flaveria
Flora of Mozambique: Flaveria
Flora of Zimbabwe: Flaveria

External websites:

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

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: Flaveria.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1536, retrieved 8 February 2023

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