Hypoxis polystachya Welw. ex Baker

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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,W,E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): W
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 309. (Includes a picture).

Nordal, I. & Zimudzi, C. (2001). Hypoxidaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Pages 14 - 15.

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Flora of Malawi: Hypoxis polystachya
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Hypoxis polystachya
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Hypoxis polystachya
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hypoxis polystachya
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hypoxis polystachya
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hypoxis polystachya
JSTOR Plant Science: Hypoxis polystachya
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hypoxis polystachya
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Hypoxis polystachya
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Hypoxis polystachya
Plants of the World Online: Hypoxis polystachya
Tropicos: Hypoxis polystachya
Wikipedia: Hypoxis polystachya

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Hypoxis polystachya.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=185170, retrieved 9 August 2022

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