Details of record no: 71597

Hibiscus cannabinus L.

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Record details:

Date: 16 May 2015
Recorder(s):J Guyton
P Naskrecki
Collector(s):J Guyton
JAG_15_78B
Determiner(s):BT Wursten
Confirmer(s):
Herbarium:EOWBL
Habitat: Floodplain/Thicket
Location: Lake Urema Floodplain Edge, Gorongosa National Park
Location code(s): 14
Outing code: 41
Planted code: Not planted
Country: Mozambique
Quarter Degree Square: 1834C4
Grid reference:
FZ Divisions (Flora Zambesiaca): MS
Current administrative provinces:
Altitude (metres): 0
Notes: Tall erect herb (up to 200cm high), with large, pale yellow flowers with dark centres. Epicalyx distinguishes Hibiscus from other genera. Epicalyx of cannabinus has fine dotting of black glands. Leaves resemble cannabis.
Latitude, Longitude: -18.916970, 34.479200
Location Accuracy Code: 7

Map of species record


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: Individual record no: 71597: Hibiscus cannabinus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species-record.php?record_id=71597, retrieved 7 December 2019

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