THE LIVING COLLECTION AT THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN EDINBURGH ILLUSTRATES THE FLORAL DIVERSITY IN STREPTOCARPUS (GESNERIACEAE)

Michael Moller, Hannah Atkins, Sadie Barber, David Purvis

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A visual summary of the floral types present in the diverse genus Streptocarpus is given along with
descriptions of the different categories. We categorised the species and defined seven types and six
sub-types. The use of a comprehensive and well-curated living collection for the study of floral
diversification is presented and its use for interpretation and education discussed.

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