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Taxon: Lachenalia orthopetala Jacq.

 
Genus: Lachenalia
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Hyacintheae
Subtribe: Massoniinae
Nomen number: 21306
Place of publication: Icon. pl. rar. 2: t. 383. 1791 Jan-Jun ("1786-1793"); Collectanea 3:240. 1791 late ("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 (fide Ann Kirst Bot Gard 17:41. 1988)

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. 17:40.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  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 orthopetala Jacq. :

  • 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=21306. Accessed 23 July 2019.