Persicaria nepalensis (Meisn.) H. Gross

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Synonyms: Polygonum nepalense Meisn.
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: nepalensis: of Nepal.
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Worldwide distribution: Widespread in tropical Asia, Africa and Madagascar.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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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 227. as Polygonum nepalense

Nogueira, I., Ortiz, S. & Paiva, J.A.R. (2006). Polygonaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(3) Pages 5 - 6.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Persicaria nepalensis
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Persicaria nepalensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Persicaria nepalensis
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Tropicos: Persicaria nepalensis

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-18

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Persicaria nepalensis., retrieved 24 May 2018

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