Begonia princeae Gilg

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In woodland on termite mounds.
Altitude range: 910 - 2150 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Angola, DRC, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 86 - 87. (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 115.

Kupicha, F.K. (1978). Begoniaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 501.

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Flora of Malawi: Begonia princeae
Flora of Zambia: Begonia princeae

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Begonia princeae
African Plant Database: Begonia princeae
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Begonia princeae
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Begonia princeae
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Begonia princeae
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JSTOR Plant Science: Begonia princeae
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Begonia princeae
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Begonia princeae
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Wikipedia: Begonia princeae

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: Species information: Begonia princeae., retrieved 23 October 2021

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