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Taxon: Crocosmia aurea (Pappe ex Hook.) Planch.

 
Genus: Crocosmia
Family: Iridaceae
Subfamily: Crocoideae
Tribe: Freesieae
Nomen number: 404547
Place of publication: Fl. Serres Jard. Eur. 7:161. 1851
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • reichblütige Gold-Montbretie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed13); ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Central African Republic, Zaire (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola (e.), Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Lesotho, South Africa, [Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga] Swaziland


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Burkill, H. M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. (Use Pl WT Afr)
  2. de Vos, M. P. 1984. The African genus Crocosmia Planchon J. S. African Bot. 50:476.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  8. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  9. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Crocosmia aurea (Pappe ex Hook.) Planch. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • 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=404547. Accessed 18 February 2019.