African Plant Database

Strelitzia reginae Banks
Protologue : Strelitzia reginae [plate] (1788); Hortus Kew. 1: 285, t. 2 (1789); Nov. Gen. Pl. [Thunberg] 7: 113 (1792)
Information on the genus : Strelitzia
Status for SA : accepted (indigenous)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Heliconia bihai J. S. Mill.
=Heliconia strelitzia J. F. Gmel. (1791)
=Strelitzia angustifolia W. T. Aiton (1811)
=Strelitzia reginae var. farinosa (W. T. Aiton) Baker
=Strelitzia farinosa W. T. Aiton (1811)
=Strelitzia gigantea J. Kern
=Strelitzia reginae var. glauca (Rich.) Baker
=Strelitzia glauca Rich. (1831)
=Strelitzia reginae var. humilis (Link) Baker
=Strelitzia humilis Link (1821)
=Strelitzia parvifolia Aiton (1811)
=Strelitzia reginae var. ovata (W. T. Aiton) Baker
=Strelitzia ovata W. T. Aiton (1811)
=*Strelitzia regalis Salisb. (1796)
=Strelitzia reginae var. rutilans (C. Morren) K. Schum.
=Strelitzia rutilans C. Morren (1846)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht up to 2.6 m. Alt: 155 - 600 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Strelitzia reginae [plate] (1788)
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 5: t.186 (1925).
  • Bothalia 10[4]: 575-578 (1972).
  • Plantsman 6[3]: 180-183 (2007)

Bibliography other :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1792). Nova Genera Plantarum 7: 113
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Record n°42850 modified 2010-10-29
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