Coleus Lour.

Description of the genus

Comment: The reinstated genus Coleus now includes many species formerly in Plectranthus.

Worldwide: 294 species in the Old World tropics and subtropics.

Mozambique: 5 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
caudatus (S.Moore) E.Downes & I.Darbysh.[NrEnd][LR-nt]MSDescription, Image
cucullatus (A.J.Paton) A.J.Paton [End]N
namuliensis E.Downes & I.Darbysh.[End]Z
psammophilus (Codd) A.J.Paton[NrEnd]GI,M
sessilifolius (A.J.Paton) A.J.Paton [NrEnd]MSDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Coleus:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Coleus
Flora of Caprivi: Coleus
Flora of Malawi: Coleus
Flora of Zambia: Coleus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Coleus

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Coleus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Coleus
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Coleus
Wikipedia: Coleus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Coleus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Coleus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Coleus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2577, retrieved 16 June 2021

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