Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Apocynaceae
Huernia boleana M.G.Gilbert

Verified by: Goyder, D. 6 September 2013
Notes: Verified by Dabid Goyder. Stems succulent, cylindrical. Flowers solitary. Corolla campanulate, dark brown and covered with raised papillae inside. Outer corona lobes black velutinous, ovate adpressed to the bottom of the corolla. Inner corona lobes lanceolate, slightly recurved.

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