Taxon: Gazania rigens (L.) Gaertn.

 
Genus: Gazania
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Cichorioideae
      Tribe: Arctotideae
        Subtribe: Gorteriinae
Nomen number: 382
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 2:451. 1791
Name Verified on: 19-Jul-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Jul-2013
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; F Zamb)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • South Tropical Africa: Mozambique
    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, - KwaZulu-Natal, - Western Cape; Swaziland

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - South Australia, - Victoria
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - La Pampa

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy - Sicily, - Sardinia
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • Foreman, D. B. & N. G. Walsh Flora of Victoria. 1993- (F Victoria)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. 1986 (F SAust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Gazania rigens (L.) Gaertn. :

  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.