Heteropyxis natalensis Harv.

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Derivation of specific name: natalensis: of Natal, South Africa
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Zimbabwe, Mozambique and South Africa
Botswana distribution:
Growth form(s): Tree, shrub over 2 m.
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 703. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 20.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 264.

Fernandes, A. (1978). Heteropyxidaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 215.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 76.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 108.

Other sources of information about Heteropyxis natalensis:

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Flora of Malawi: Heteropyxis natalensis
Flora of Mozambique: Heteropyxis natalensis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Heteropyxis natalensis
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Heteropyxis natalensis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Heteropyxis natalensis.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=142490, retrieved 16 July 2019

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