Tetradenia discolor Phillipson

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: discolor: of different colours or discololorous, referring to the strongly differing two sides of the leaves.
Habitat: In open miombo woodland on rocky slopes or at the edges of vleis, usually among boulders.
Altitude range: 1200 - 1800 m
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,Mc,C
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Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Page 289.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Tetradenia discolor.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=212760, retrieved 30 September 2022

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