Gladiolus undulatus

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Gladiolus undulatus


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. Blandus
Species: Gladiolus undulatus



Gladiolus undulatus L. (1767)




  • Heterotypic
    • Gladiolus affinis Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 45. 1805.
    • Gladiolus angustus Thunb., Gladiolus: 19. 1784, nom. illeg.
    • Gladiolus cuspidatus Jacq., Icon. Pl. Rar. 2(16): 5, t. 257. 1795.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Cape Provinces
  • Introduced into:
    • Azores, East Himalaya, Jamaica, New Zealand North, Puerto Rico

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



Primary references


Additional references

  • 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

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