African Plant Database

Gladiolus watsonius Thunb.
Information on the genus : Gladiolus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Antholyza watsonia (Thunb.) Pax
 Homoglossum watsonium (Thunb.) N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Antholyza revoluta var. gawleri (Baker) Baker
=Homoglossum acuminatum (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
=Antholyza acuminata N.E. Br. (1929)
=Gladiolus watsonius var. maculosus M. P. de Vos & Goldblatt
=Gladiolus praecox Andrews
=Homoglossum praecox (Andrews) Salisb.
=Watsonia praecox (Andrews) Pers. (1805)
=Homoglossum gawleri (Baker) N.E. Br.
=Gladiolus gawleri (Baker) Klatt
=*Homoglossum revolutum var. gawleri Baker (1878)
=Watsonia revoluta Pers. (1805)
=Homoglossum flexicaule N.E. Br. (1932)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.3 - 0.5 m. Alt: 61 - 610 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 6: t.240 (1926).
  • Gladiolus Southern Afr. : (1998).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 21357
Record n°21357
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