Kniphofia bequaertii De Wild.

First published in Rev. Zool. Bot. Africaines 8(Suppl. Bot.): 17 (1920)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Central Tropical Africa W. Tanzania. It is a perennial and grows primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Whitehouse, C. (2002). Asphodelaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-18.
  • Whitehouse, C. (2016). Kniphofia; The complete guide: 1-440. Royal Horticultural Society.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Geerinck, D.J.L. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Asphodelaceae: 1-43. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise. [Cited as Kniphofia grantii.]
  • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1988). Flora du Rwanda 4: 1-651. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale. [Cited as Kniphofia grantii.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Whitehouse, C. (2002). Asphodelaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-18.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • De Wild. in Rev. Zool. Afr. 8, suppl. bot.: B17 (1920)
  • De Wild., Pl. Bequaert. 1: 22 (1921).
  • Marais in Kew Bulletin 28: 475 (1973).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0