African Plant Database


Canna indica L.
Family : CANNACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 1 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Canna
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Canna edulis Ker Gawl. (1824)
=Canna bidentata Bertol. (1859)
=Canna orientalis Roscoe
=Canna indica subsp. orientalis (Roscoe) Baker
=Canna discolor Lindau (1829)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 1 - 2 m. Alt: - 1065 m. Distribution: KN, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 140

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 207 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 2 3: 334, 335 (1931) 
  • Fl. Afr. Centrale n.s. Cannaceae: 6 (2017)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 11883
 
Record n°11883 modified 2007-04-18
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