Coleus efoliatus De Wild.

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Coleus efoliatus

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Coleus efoliatus

Picture: Mark Hyde

Coleus efoliatus

Picture: Mark Hyde

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Synonyms: Englerastrum hjalmarii T.C.E. Fr.
Plectranthus efoliatus (De Wild.) A.J. Paton
Plectranthus hjalmarii (T.C.E. Fr.) Hutch. & Dandy
Common names:
Annual herb. Somewhat similar to Plectranthus gracillimus, which differs in its longer pedicels (i.e. a more open diffuse inflorescence) and the presence of sessile glands on the calyx (stalked in gracillimus).
Type location:
DRC, Katanga
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,W,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,S,W
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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 56. As Plectranthus hjalmarii

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 237 - 238. as Plectranthus efoliatus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Coleus efoliatus
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Coleus efoliatus., retrieved 23 April 2024

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