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Taxon: Lachenalia contaminata Aiton

 
Genus: Lachenalia
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Hyacintheae
Subtribe: Massoniinae
Nomen number: 21295
Place of publication: Hort. kew. 1:460. 1789
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Jun-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  2. Duncan, G. D. 1988. The Lachenalia handbook. Ann. Kirstenbosch Bot. Gard. 17:36.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage Note: lists as L. contaminata Sol.
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Ingram, J. 1966. Notes on the cultivated Liliaceae. 4. Lachenalia. Baileya 14:126.
  6. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Lachenalia contaminata Aiton :

  • 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.

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=21295. Accessed 18 July 2019.