Pycnostachys coerulea Hook.

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Status: Native
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a plant grown from seed from Madagascar
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Botswana and Madagascar.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp,C,S
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Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 321 - 323. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 79.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pycnostachys coerulea
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pycnostachys coerulea
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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: Pycnostachys coerulea., retrieved 2 October 2023

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