Dracaena laxissima Engl.

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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 305. (Includes a picture).

La Croix, I. (2010). Dracaenaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(2) Pages 19 - 20. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 79.

White, F., Dowsett-Lemaire, F. & Chapman, J.D. (2001). Evergreen forest flora of Malawi Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Page 99.

Other sources of information about Dracaena laxissima:

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Flora of Malawi: Dracaena laxissima
Flora of Zambia: Dracaena laxissima

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Dracaena laxissima
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Dracaena laxissima
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Dracaena laxissima
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Dracaena laxissima
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Dracaena laxissima
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Dracaena laxissima
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Dracaena laxissima
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Dracaena laxissima
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Dracaena laxissima
JSTOR Plant Science: Dracaena laxissima
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Dracaena laxissima
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Dracaena laxissima
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Dracaena laxissima
The Plant List (version 1.1): Dracaena laxissima
Tropicos: Dracaena laxissima

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Dracaena laxissima.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=206890, retrieved 20 February 2018

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