Lactuca sativa L.

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Common names: Garden lettuce (English)
Derivation of specific name: sativa: cultivated, not wild
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Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 35. as Lactuca dregeana

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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Lactuca sativa

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lactuca sativa
African Plant Database: Lactuca sativa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lactuca sativa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lactuca sativa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lactuca sativa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lactuca sativa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Lactuca sativa
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Lactuca sativa
iNaturalist: Lactuca sativa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lactuca sativa
JSTOR Plant Science: Lactuca sativa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lactuca sativa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lactuca sativa
Plants of the World Online: Lactuca sativa
Tropicos: Lactuca sativa
Wikipedia: Lactuca sativa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Lactuca sativa., retrieved 29 May 2022

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