8925.000 Nidorella Cass.

Wild, H. (1975) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 4. Astereae. Kirkia 10(1) 1-72

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs. Leaves alternate. Capitula numerous, usually in dense terminal, subspherical corymbs. Capitula hemispheric, heterogamous; disciform or radiate. Phyllaries 1-3-seriate, subequal. Florets yellow, ray florets possessing very short rays. Achenes obovoid or ellipsoid, pubescent and often glandular. Setae of pappus barbellate.

Worldwide: 13 species, tropical and southern Africa.

Caprivi: 3 cultivated taxa.

Nidorella spartioides

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aegyptiaca (L.) J.C.Manning & GoldblattDescription, Image
burundiensis Lisowski
spartioides (O. Hoffm.) CronquistDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Nidorella:

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Flora of Botswana: Nidorella
Flora of Caprivi: Nidorella
Flora of Malawi: Nidorella
Flora of Mozambique: Nidorella
Flora of Zambia: Nidorella
Flora of Zimbabwe: Nidorella

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Nidorella
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iNaturalist: Nidorella
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nidorella
JSTOR Plant Science: Nidorella
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Nidorella
Plants of the World Online: Nidorella
Tropicos: Nidorella
Wikipedia: Nidorella

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Caprivi: Cultivated plants: genus page: Nidorella.
https://www.capriviflora.com/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1479, retrieved 16 July 2024

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