African Plant Database


Kniphofia isoetifolia Steud. ex Hochst.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Information on the genus : Kniphofia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rudolpho-roemeria isoetifolia Steud. (1844)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Kniphofia aloysii-sabaudii Chiov. (1929)
=Kniphofia neumannii Engl. (1902)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender herb usually solitary or sometimes grouped with 5-6 stems; roots fusiform; with few fibrous remains of leaves at base
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Ecology : Overgrazed hill tops, river banks; steep rocky slopes; grassland, sometimes in wet meadows; 2050-3650 m alt.
  • Flora 27: 30 (1844)
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    Record n°40531 modified 2012-08-02
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