Chlorophytum recurvifolium (Baker) C. Archer & Kativu

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Synonyms: Anthericum longistylum Baker
Anthericum recurvifolium Baker
Chlorophytum polyphyllum (Baker) Kativu
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Derivation of specific name: recurvifolium: with recurved leaves.
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Mozambique distribution: M
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Archer, C. & Kativu, S. (2001). The Correct name in Chlorophytum for Anthericum longistylum Bothalia 31(1) Pages 40 - 41.

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 8.

Kativu, S., Hoell, G., Bjorå, C. S. & Nordal, I. (2008). Anthericaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(1) Pages 56 - 57.

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 54. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 85.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 114.

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Flora of Botswana: Chlorophytum recurvifolium
Flora of Zimbabwe: Chlorophytum recurvifolium

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Chlorophytum recurvifolium
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Chlorophytum recurvifolium
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Chlorophytum recurvifolium
Plants of the World Online: Chlorophytum recurvifolium
Tropicos: Chlorophytum recurvifolium
Wikipedia: Chlorophytum recurvifolium

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Chlorophytum recurvifolium., retrieved 7 June 2023

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