Asclepias albens (E. Mey.) Schltr.

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Synonyms: Asclepias affinis (Schltr.) Schltr.
Gomphocarpus affinis Schltr.
Gomphocarpus albens (E. Mey.) Decne.
pachycarpus albens E. Mey.
Xysmalobium albens (E. Mey.) D. Dietr.
Common names:
Frequency: Local
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In rocky ground.
Altitude range: 500 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, Eswatini and South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: M
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Goyder, D.J., Gilbert, M.G. & Venter, H.J.T. (2020). Apocynaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 7(2) Page 280.

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

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 albens., retrieved 25 February 2024

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