African Plant Database


Gardenia lutea Fresen.
Family : RUBIACEAE
Protologue : Mus. Senckenberg. 2: 167 (1837)
Information on the genus : Gardenia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gardenia ternifolia var. jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Aubrév.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Gardenia thunbergia auct. sensu Hiern (1877), pro parte; sensu Engler (1895, 1910)
=Decameria jovis-tonantis Welw. (1859)
=Gardenia jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Hiern (1877)
=Gardenia ternifolia var. jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Aubrév. (1950)
=Gardenia ternifolia subsp. jovis-tonantis (Welw.) Verdc. (1979)
=*Gardenia thunbergia auct.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub- Ht 3 - 5 m. Alt 765 - 1065 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 47: t.1863 (1983).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
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Record n°84868 modified 2007-01-19
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