Chironia laxiflora Baker

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: laxiflora: with lax or open inflorescences
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Mozambique distribution: N
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 98 - 99. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 176. (Includes a picture).

Paiva, J. & Nogueira, I. (1990). Gentianaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Page 36.

Other sources of information about Chironia laxiflora:

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Flora of Malawi: Chironia laxiflora
Flora of Zambia: Chironia laxiflora

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Chironia laxiflora
African Plant Database: Chironia laxiflora
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Chironia laxiflora
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Chironia laxiflora
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Chironia laxiflora
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Chironia laxiflora
JSTOR Plant Science: Chironia laxiflora
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Chironia laxiflora
Plants of the World Online: Chironia laxiflora
Tropicos: Chironia laxiflora
Wikipedia: Chironia laxiflora

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: Chironia laxiflora., retrieved 30 November 2023

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