Trachyandra laxa (N.E.Br.) Oberm.
var. rigida (Suess.) Roessl.

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Derivation of specific name: laxa: loose, open, lax
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Botswana distribution: SW,SE
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Kativu, S. (1996). Asphodelaceae of the Flora Zambesiaca area Kirkia 16(1) Pages 38 - 40.

Kativu, S. (2001). Asphodelaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Pages 36 - 37.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 117.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Trachyandra laxa
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Trachyandra laxa var. rigida., retrieved 22 September 2023

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