Asclepias meliodora (Schltr.) Schltr.

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Goyder, D.J. (2009). A synopsis of Asclepias (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) in tropical Africa Kew Bulletin 64 Page 397.

Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Pages 279 - 280.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 25.

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Flora of Botswana: Asclepias meliodora

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Asclepias meliodora., retrieved 25 February 2024

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