African Plant Database


Agapanthus africanus (L.) Hoffmanns.
Family : Alliaceae
Family (APGIII) : AMARYLLIDACEAE
Protologue : Verz. Pfl.-Kult. 35 (1824)
Information on the genus : Agapanthus
Basionym : Crinum africanum L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mauhlia africana (L.) Dahl (1787)
 Crinum africanum L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Agapanthus umbellatus L'Hér.
=Agapanthus minor Lodd. (1817)
=Tulbaghia heisteri Fabric.
=Mauhlia linearis Thunb. (1792)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.45 - 0.6 m. Alt: 55 - 1130 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 1: t.1 (1921).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 538 (1966).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 54 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 14010
 
Record n°14010
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