Kniphofia splendida E.A.Bruce

First published in Fl. Pl. Africa 30: t. 1183 (1955)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Malawi to Eswatini. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Caminho, J., Mutemba, L., Matusse, E., Osborne, J., Wursten, B., Burrows, J., Cianciullo, S., Malatesta, L. & Attorre, F. (2022). An updated checklist of Mozambique’s vascular plants. PhytoKeys 189: 61-80.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Harris, T., Darbyshire, I. & Polhill, R. (2011). New species and range extensions from Mt Namuli, Mt Mabu and Mt Chiperone in northern Mozambique. Kew Bulletin 66: 241-151.
  • Pope, G.V. (ed.) (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 12(3): 1-106. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi. Scripta Botanica Belgica 34: 1-199.
  • Whitehouse, C. (2016). Kniphofia; The complete guide: 1-440. Royal Horticultural Society.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Harris, T., Darbyshire, I. & Polhill, R. (2011). New species and range extensions from Mt Namuli, Mt Mabu and Mt Chiperone in northern Mozambique. Kew Bulletin 66: 241-151.
  • Pope, G.V. (ed.) (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 12(3): 1-106. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 25, 1971 Chapman, J.D. [633] Malawi K000210414 Yes
Mar 25, 1971 Kirk [s.n.] Malawi K000210411 Yes
Mar 25, 1971 Richards, H.M. [16579] Malawi K000210409 Yes
Mar 25, 1971 Wild, H [4948] Zimbabwe K000210427 No
Mar 25, 1971 Wild, H [4947] Zimbabwe K000210426 No
Mar 25, 1971 Chapman, J.D. [633] Malawi K000210415 Yes
Brummitt, R.K. [9712] Malawi K000210422 No
Wild, H [6136] Malawi K000210410 Yes
Goyder, D.J.; Pope, G.V.; Radcliffe-Smith, A. [3208] Malawi K000210417 No
Timberlake, J. [5033] Mozambique K000613412 Yes
Pawek, J. [3794] Malawi K000210423 No
Brummitt, R.K.; Banda, E.A. [10394] Malawi K000210419 No
Moriarty, A. [609] Malawi K000210412 Yes
Goyder, D.J.; Pope, G.V.; Radcliffe-Smith, A. [3208] Malawi K000210416 No
Osborne, J.; Banze, A.; Datizua, C.; Mamba, A.; Mucaleque, P.; Rachide, T.; Magido, A. (guide); Ndala, B. (guide) [JO1766] Mozambique K000569926 No
Matimele, H. [HM2632] Mozambique K001417318 Yes
Matimele, H. [HM2632] Mozambique K000569865 Yes
Harris, T. [204] Mozambique K000613279 No
Plowes, D.C.H. [2306] Zimbabwe K000210428 No
Crook, A.O. [546] Zimbabwe K000210429 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9609] Malawi K000210424 No
Brummitt, R.K.; Patel, I.H. [15625] Malawi K000210420 No
Brass, L.J. [16323] Malawi K000210413 Yes
Groeneveld [28420] South Africa K000210431 Type Yes
Groeneveld [28420] South Africa K000210430 Type Yes
Brummitt, R.K.; Banda, E.A. [10394] Malawi K000210418 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9712] Malawi K000210421 No
Plowes, D.C.H. [2171] Zimbabwe K000210425 No

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