Cyperus haspan L.

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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 12.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 533. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 119.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 182.

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Flora of Botswana: Cyperus haspan
Flora of Caprivi: Cyperus haspan
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Cyperus haspan
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cyperus haspan

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus haspan
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cyperus haspan
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JSTOR Plant Science: Cyperus haspan
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus haspan
Plants of the World Online: Cyperus haspan
Tropicos: Cyperus haspan
Wikipedia: Cyperus haspan

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: Cyperus haspan., retrieved 26 February 2024

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