Taxon: Gloriosa rothschildiana OʼBrien

Synonym of Gloriosa superba L.

Genus: Gloriosa
Family: Colchicaceae
Nomen number: 17660
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. ser. 3, 33:322, fig. 125. 1903
Link to protologue:
Comment: = G. superba 'Rothschildiana'
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Field, D. V. 1972. Lilies and other Liliaceae 93-95.
  2. Field, D. V. 1971. The identity of Gloriosa simplex L. (Liliaceae) Kew Bull. 25:243.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Gloriosa rothschildiana OʼBrien :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 June 2018.