Buchnera leptostachya Benth.

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: leptostachya: with a slender spike
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk
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Bandeira, S., Bolnick, D. & Barbosa, F. (2007). Wild Flowers of Southern Mozambique Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique Page 181. (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 77. Under Scrophulariaceae

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Pages 115 - 116.

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Flora of Malawi: Buchnera leptostachya
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Buchnera leptostachya
African Plant Database: Buchnera leptostachya
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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: Buchnera leptostachya.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=152100, retrieved 4 February 2023

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