Gladiolus gracilis

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Gladiolus gracilis


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Iridaceae
Subfamilia: Crocoideae
Tribus: Gladioleae
Genus: Gladiolus
Subgenus: G. subg. Ophiolyza
Sectio: G. sect. Homoglossum
Species: Gladiolus gracilis


Gladiolus gracilis Jacq., 1791


  • Homotypic
    • Gladiolus tristis var. punctatus Thunb., Gladiolus: 12 (1784).
    • Gladiolus pterophyllus Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 43 (1805).
    • Gladiolus recurvus Willd., Enum. Pl. Hort. Berol., Suppl.: 4 (1814), nom. illeg.
    • Gladiolus scaber Spreng. & Link, Jahrb. Gewächsk. 1(3): 70 (1820).
    • Gladiolus setifolius Eckl. Topogr. Verz. Pflanzensamml. Ecklon: 37 (1827), not validly publ.


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Southern Africa
      • SW. Cape Province.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page


Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Bloupypie
English: Blue pipe

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