Welwitschiella O. Hoffm.

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

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

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs. Leaves alternate, simple. Capitula disciform, paniculate. Involucral bracts in 4 or 5 rows. Receptacle honeycombed with toothed margins to the pits. Florets 4-lobed, yellow. Pappus of 2-5 irregularly toothed scales.

Worldwide: Monotypic in Angola and Zambia.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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neriifolia O. Hoffm.W

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

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: Welwitschiella.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1927, retrieved 2 February 2023

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