Jump to: SynonymsCommon NamesEconomic ImportanceDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web ReferencesImages

Taxon: Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken

 
Genus: Kniphofia
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Nomen number: 21195
Place of publication: Allg. Naturgesch. 3(1):566. 1841 (W. J. Hooker, Bot. Mag. 80: t. 4816. 1854)
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 29-Jan-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62 Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken
  3. Encke, F. 1958-1961. Pareys Blumengaertnerei, ed. 2. Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria Hook.
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken
  5. Harvey, W. H. & O. W. Sonder, eds. v. 1-3; W. T. Thiselton Dyer & A. W. Hill, eds. v. 4-7. 1860-1993. Flora capensis Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria Hook.; = K. alooides Moench
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken
  8. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  9. Täckholm, V. & M. Drar. 1954-. Flora of Egypt. Note: lists as Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Hook.

Check other web resources for Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=21195. Accessed 15 September 2019.