Details of record no: 69733

Costus spectabilis (Fenzl) K. Schum.

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Record details:

Date: 28 Apr 2012
Recorder(s):N Wightman
Collector(s):
Determiner(s):MG Bingham
N Wightman
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:
Habitat: Woodland
Location: Cultivated at Dabuyu Farms, Plot 67, Farm 401a Lilayi, Lusaka from material collected at Chisomo Farms in Central Province Zambia
Location code(s):
Outing code:
Planted code: Definitely planted
Country: Zambia
Quarter Degree Square: 1528C2
Grid reference:
FZ Divisions (Flora Zambesiaca): C
Current administrative provinces: Lk
Altitude (metres): 1290
Notes: The vertical rhizome can reach over 30cm in length and 2.5cm wide but are brittle and easily broken
Latitude, Longitude: -15.530000, 28.304000
Location Accuracy Code: 5

Map of species record

Images:

Image: 6

Costus spectabilis
Species id:116210
Image id:6
Image number:23431
Photographer: N Wightman
Picture labelWoodland; cultivated Lilayi
The vertical rhizome can reach over 30cm in length and 2.5cm wide but are brittle and easily broken
Apr 2012
Photo: Nick Wightman
Code 1 if image of a herbarium specimen:0
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Image notes:The vertical rhizome can reach over 30cm in length and 2.5cm wide but are brittle and easily broken

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Individual record no: 69733: Costus spectabilis.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=69733, retrieved 9 August 2020

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