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Notes on Boerhavia in Southern Africa

L. E. Codd
Bothalia | Vol 9, No 1 | a1578 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v9i1.1578 | © 1966 L. E. Codd | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 17 November 1966 | Published: 18 November 1966

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A key is provided to the six species recognized in South Africa, of which  B. pterocarpa S. Wats,and  B. erecta L.  are introduced weeds from America.  Bdeserticola (South West Africa) is described as new.


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