Lithospermum afromontanum Weim.

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Mc
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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 117. (Includes a picture).

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 30.

Martins, E.S. (1990). Boraginaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Pages 108 - 110. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Lithospermum afromontanum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Lithospermum afromontanum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lithospermum afromontanum
African Plant Database: Lithospermum afromontanum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lithospermum afromontanum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lithospermum afromontanum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lithospermum afromontanum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lithospermum afromontanum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Lithospermum afromontanum
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lithospermum afromontanum
JSTOR Plant Science: Lithospermum afromontanum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lithospermum afromontanum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lithospermum afromontanum
Plants of the World Online: Lithospermum afromontanum
Tropicos: Lithospermum afromontanum
Wikipedia: Lithospermum afromontanum

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: Lithospermum afromontanum., retrieved 6 December 2022

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