Indigofera patula Baker
subsp. patula

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Common names:
Type location:
Malawi, Nyika Plateau
Derivation of specific name: patula: spreading
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 163. as Indigofera patula

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 49.

Schrire, B.D. (2012). Papilionoideae-Indigofereae Flora Zambesiaca 3(4) Pages 215 - 218. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Indigofera patula subsp. patula:

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Flora of Malawi: Indigofera patula subsp. patula
Flora of Mozambique: Indigofera patula subsp. patula
Flora of Zimbabwe: Indigofera patula subsp. patula

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Indigofera patula
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Indigofera patula
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Indigofera patula
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Indigofera patula
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iNaturalist: Indigofera patula
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Indigofera patula
JSTOR Plant Science: Indigofera patula
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Indigofera patula
Plants of the World Online: Indigofera patula
Tropicos: Indigofera patula
Wikipedia: Indigofera patula

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: Species information: Indigofera patula subsp. patula., retrieved 29 September 2023

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