Records made by Penny English

Records: 21

The following is a list of the records made by Penny English in species name order.

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NoSpeciesRecord dateRecorder(s)Coll.Det.Conf.HerbariaHabitatLocationLoc code(s) Outing codePlanted code Country QDSGrid ref.FZ DivAlt. (m)NotesLatLongLoc Acc Code
108222Achyrospermum cryptanthum12 Apr 2020P English
MA Hyde Growing on the edge of a small patch of remnant forest.Near the road that goes to Fingira rock, Nyika NP.1800Malawi1033D4N2117

Straggly bush about 150cm tall, growing in the shade. Most of the flowers seem to have finished.

98728Annona stenophylla subsp. nana18 Nov 2018P English
MA Hyde BT Wursten In very rocky area that had been burnt.Chizarira NP1610Zimbabwe1727D4N1063

Small bush just coming into leaf

98721Calyptrochilum christyanum17 Nov 2018P English
P English BT Wursten In mixed deciduous woodland on rocky hill slope toward seasonal streamChizarira NP1610Zimbabwe1727D2 N992

Large clump growing in a Diospyros mespiliformis

68565Camptorrhiza strumosa 2002P English
P English BT Wursten Near the hide at Shumba, Hwange National Park.50Zimbabwe1826C4W1040

68566Camptorrhiza strumosa Dec 2010P English
BT Wursten Near Towa airstrip, Matabeleland South 0Zimbabwe2129B4S695

53924Craterostigma pumilum24 Nov 2013P English
MA Hyde BT Wursten Sandveld; predominantly Kirkia woodland with some mopaneRipple Creek section of Bubye Valley Conservancy0Zimbabwe2129B4S690

98722Diospyros mespiliformis17 Nov 2018P English
P English BT Wursten In mixed deciduous woodland on rocky hill slope toward seasonal streamChizarira NP1610Zimbabwe1727D2N992

Large tree

43443Distephanus divaricatus29 May 2010P English
MA Hyde Base of Silungube Hill, Towla HQ, Bubye Valley Conservancy0Zimbabwe2129B4S700

43444Distephanus divaricatus25 May 2010P English
MA Hyde Along a trailMt Towla, Bubye Valley Conservancy0Zimbabwe2129B4S700

112297Hedbergia abyssinica P English
P English BT Wursten Among the bracken scrub at edge of road in pine plantation.Near Chelinda Lodges, Nyika National Park. 1800Malawi1033D2N2371

77420Ipomoea tuberculata var. tuberculata Mar 2003P English
T Sando In yardStaff housing, Sinamatella Camp, Hwange National Park50Zimbabwe1826C2W990

Flowers creamy yellow with a purplish centre. It grew in our yard at Sinamatella but only flowered with good rains.

76544Lepidagathis scabra10 Apr 2016P English
I Darbyshire Bubye Valley Conservancy0Zimbabwe2129B4S720

It grows in the shade as a small bushy plant not much more than 30cm high. The leaves are very dark green and the flowers grow out of bracts that arise at the leaf axils. There are 3 lower lobes with some patterning on the centre lobe, and a single upper lobe. The colour ranged from pale mauve to a darker mauve in some specimens.

112309Macledium sessiliflorum14 Jul 2020P English
P English BT Wursten Miombo woodlandClose to Thazima Gate, Nyika National Park1800Malawi1033D3N1657

80315Nicotiana glauca27 Jul 2017P English
P English BT Wursten In a dry paddockNear the golf course, Bulawayo.810Zimbabwe2028B1W1362

72863Nuxia oppositifolia28 Dec 2013P English
BT Wursten At edge of riverBubye river, near boundary of BVC and Bubiana Conservancy.0Zimbabwe2129B4S687

84889Oenothera rosea29 Sep 2017P English
BT Wursten Growing in damp areaBulawayo golf course, Bulawayo.810Zimbabwe2028B1W1356

31953Raphionacme grandiflora 2000P English
In kopjesPast Masuma, Hwange NP50Zimbabwe1826C4 W0

31955Raphionacme grandiflora11 Jan 1997P English
Turn off to borehole 5, Hwange NP50Zimbabwe1826C2 W940

Altitude estimated by me (MAH)

108133Romulea camerooniana15 Mar 2020P English
BT Wursten In clay soil of the track.Along track to Juniper Forest, Nyika National Park.1800Malawi1033D2 N2450

97159Spermacoce filifolia03 Mar 2008P English
MA Hyde In damp grassy area near a seasonal pan, in mopane woodlandin damp grassy area near a seasonal pan, in mopane woodland, Midlands0Zimbabwe1830C3C0

Small 4 petal flowers protruding from an oval reddish "cushion" that surrounds the main stem at leaf axils. Petals white with mauve tips. Thin linear leaves widely spaced along stem, in pairs. Pressed specimen is almost 60cm tall.

108218Trifolium simense15 Mar 2020P English
BT Wursten Montane grasslandAlong road that goes to Juniper Forest, Nyika National Park1800Malawi1033D2N2456


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Records made by Penny English., retrieved 11 August 2020

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