Eriocaulon cinereum R. Br.

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Derivation of specific name: cinereum: ash-grey
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): W
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 16.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 90.

Phillips, S.M. (2010). Eriocaulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Pages 41 - 42.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 121.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eriocaulon cinereum
African Plant Database: Eriocaulon cinereum
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eriocaulon cinereum
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eriocaulon cinereum
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Eriocaulon cinereum., retrieved 28 May 2022

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