Hibiscus acetosella Welw. ex Hiern

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Hibiscus acetosella

Katanga Province, DRC
Apr 2008
Photo: Jos Stevens

Hibiscus acetosella

Katanga Province, DRC
Apr 2008
Photo: Jos Stevens

Hibiscus acetosella

Katanga Province, DRC
Apr 2008
Photo: Jos Stevens

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Content last updated: Wednesday 28 June 2017

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 203.

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 20.

Exell, A.W. (1961). Malvaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Pages 438 - 439.

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 60.

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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: Species information: Hibiscus acetosella.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=139250, retrieved 27 January 2020

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