Plectranthus efoliatus (De Wild.) A.J. Paton

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Plectranthus efoliatus

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Plectranthus efoliatus

Picture: Mark Hyde

Plectranthus efoliatus

Picture: Mark Hyde

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Synonyms: Englerastrum hjalmarii T.C.E. Fr.
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.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Plectranthus efoliatus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Plectranthus efoliatus
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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: Plectranthus efoliatus., retrieved 25 June 2022

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