Berkheya purpurea

Berkheya purpurea (Purple berkheya; syn. Stobaea purpurea DC.) is a perennial member of the subfamily (Arctotideae) of the family Asteraceae of flowering plants. Like most members of its genus, Berkheya, it is native to southern Africa.

Purple berkheya
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B. purpurea
Binomial name
Berkheya purpurea

ReferencesEdit

  • Pink, A. (2004). Gardening for the Million. Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation.
  • Karis, Per Ola (2006). "Morphological data indicates two major clades of the subtribe Gorteriinae (Asteraceae-Arctotideae)". Cladistics. Blackwell Publishing. 22 (3): 199–221. doi:10.1111/j.1096-0031.2006.00109.x.

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