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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. Last Changed: 16-Nov-2005
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 6 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  3. Encke, F. Pareys Blumengaertnerei, ed. 2. (Pareys Bl)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  5. Harvey, W. H. & O. W. Sonder, eds. v. 1-3; W. T. Thiselton Dyer & A. W. Hill, eds. v. 4-7 Flora capensis. v. 1-3:1860-1865; v. 4-7:1896-1933 (F Cape)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  9. Täckholm, V. & M. Drar Flora of Egypt. (F EgyptT&D)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=21195. Accessed 16 November 2018.