Taxon: Watsonia bulbillifera J. W. Mathews & L. Bolus

Synonym of Watsonia meriana (L.) Mill.

Genus: Watsonia
Family: Iridaceae
Subfamily: Ixioideae
Tribe: Watsonieae
Nomen number: 41974
Place of publication: Ann. Bolus Herb. 3:140. 1922
Link to protologue:
Comment: = W. meriana 'Bulbillifera'
Name Verified on: 09-Jun-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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Check other web resources for Watsonia bulbillifera J. W. Mathews & L. Bolus :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 19 June 2018.