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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.
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, Democratic Republic of the Congo (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola (e.), Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Eswatini, Lesotho, South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Burkill, H. M. 1985-2004. The useful plants of west tropical Africa.
  2. de Vos, M. P. 1984. The African genus Crocosmia Planchon. J. S. African Bot. 50:476.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  5. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia
  8. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  9. Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

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 24 August 2019.