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 primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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 Kirk [s.n.], Malawi K000210411 No
Mar 25, 1971 Chapman, J.D. [633], Malawi K000210415 No
Mar 25, 1971 Wild, H [4948], Zimbabwe K000210427 No
Mar 25, 1971 Wild, H [4947], Zimbabwe K000210426 No
Mar 25, 1971 Richards, H.M. [16579], Malawi K000210409 No
Mar 25, 1971 Chapman, J.D. [633], Malawi K000210414 No
Groeneveld [28420], South Africa K000210430 isotype Yes
Groeneveld [28420], South Africa K000210431 isotype Yes
Brass, L.J. [16323], Malawi K000210413 Yes
Brummitt, R.K. [10394], Malawi K000210418 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9712], Malawi K000210421 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9712], Malawi K000210422 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9609], Malawi K000210424 No
Goyder, D.J. [3208], Malawi K000210417 No
Plowes, D.C.H. [2171], Zimbabwe K000210425 No
Crook, A.O. [546], Zimbabwe K000210429 No
Timberlake, J. [5033], Mozambique K000613412 No
Harris, T. [204], Mozambique K000613279 No
Goyder, D.J. [3208], Malawi K000210416 No
Wild, H [6136], Malawi K000210410 No
Plowes, D.C.H. [2306], Zimbabwe K000210428 No
Brummitt, R.K. [10394], Malawi K000210419 No
Brummitt, R.K. [15625], Malawi K000210420 No
Moriarty, A. [609], Malawi K000210412 No
Pawek, J. [3794], Malawi K000210423 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images