Taxon: Gladiolus tristis L.

 
Genus: Gladiolus
    Section: Homoglossum
Family: Iridaceae
  Subfamily: Ixioideae
      Tribe: Ixieae
Nomen number: 17606
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:53. 1762
Name Verified on: 29-Feb-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Jan-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Eur)
  • Gene sources: potential gene source for gladiolus (for floral scent fide Wild Crop Rel 8:152. 2011)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, - Western Cape

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires

References:

  • Cantor, M. & J. Tolety Gladiolus (Wild Crop Rel Pl Orn) 8:133-159.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Goldblatt, P. & J. Manning Gladiolus in southern Africa. 1998 (Gladiolus SAfr) 293-295.
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Gladiolus tristis L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.