Taxon: Gerbera jamesonii Adlam

 
Genus: Gerbera
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Mutisioideae
Tribe: Mutisieae
Nomen number: 17506
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. ser. 3, 3:775. 1888 (J. D. Hooker, Bot. Mag.: t. 7087. 1889; Bolus, Gard. Chron. ser. 3. 1:122, 772. 1889)
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 12-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Jul-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • African daisy  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Barberton daisy  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • flame-ray daisy  (Source: F Okin) - English
  • Transvaal daisy  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • veldt daisy  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • gerbéa  (Source: L Noms French ed7) - French
  • Barberton-Gerbera  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • hana-guruma  (Source: F Okin) - Japanese Rōmaji

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Transvaal]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Compton, R. H. The flora of Swaziland. (F Swazi)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2 Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu). (F Chiangsu)
  9. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Schijff, H. P. van der A check-list of the vascular plants of the Kruger national park. (L Kruger)
  12. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  13. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Gerbera jamesonii Adlam :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=17506. Accessed 23 April 2018.