Mechowia grandiflora Schinz

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: grandiflora: large flowered
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,W
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Townsend, C.C. (1988). Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 99 - 101. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Mechowia grandiflora
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Mechowia grandiflora
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Mechowia grandiflora
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Mechowia grandiflora
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Mechowia grandiflora
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Mechowia grandiflora
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Mechowia grandiflora
iNaturalist: Mechowia grandiflora
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Mechowia grandiflora
JSTOR Plant Science: Mechowia grandiflora
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Mechowia grandiflora
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Mechowia grandiflora
Plants of the World Online: Mechowia grandiflora
Tropicos: Mechowia grandiflora
Wikipedia: Mechowia grandiflora

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: Mechowia grandiflora., retrieved 27 September 2022

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