Tephrosia linearis (Willd.) Pers.[Agg]

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Tephrosia linearis

Picture: Bart Wursten
Below dam wall, Cleveland Dam

Tephrosia linearis

Picture: Bart Wursten
Below dam wall, Cleveland Dam

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Status: Native
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Slender, erect, branched herb. Leaves imparipinnate with linear leaflets, grey-green above, pale greyish below. Flowers apricot-orange in lax terminal inflorescences. Pods flattened with short soft hairs.
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,C,E,S
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Literature:

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 34.

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 51.

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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Tephrosia linearis
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Wikipedia: Tephrosia linearis


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: Tephrosia linearis.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=164270, retrieved 4 March 2024

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