African Plant Database

Sparaxis grandiflora (D. Delaroche) Ker Gawl. subsp. grandiflora
Protologue : Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 1: 225 (1805)
Information on the genus : Sparaxis
Basionym : Ixia grandiflora D. Delaroche
Status for NA : accepted (introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ixia grandiflora D. Delaroche
 Sparaxis grandiflora (D. Delaroche) Ker Gawl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sparaxis atropurpurea Klatt 389 (1882), nom. illeg. superfl. pro I. holosericea Jacq.
=Ixia uniflora L. (1770)
=Ixia holosericea Jacq.
=Ixia aristata var. atropurpurea Andrews
=Ixia aristata Aiton
=Sparaxis miniata Klatt (1882)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.25 m. Alt: ? - 1524 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 2: t.60 (1922).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 208 (2008).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 20768
Record n°20768
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