Polygala persicariifolia DC.

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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,Lk
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Exell, A.W. (1960). Polygalaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Pages 322 - 323. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 154.

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Flora of Malawi: Polygala persicariifolia
Flora of Mozambique: Polygala persicariifolia

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

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: Polygala persicariifolia.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=178760, retrieved 9 February 2023

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