Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Gloriosa grandiflora (Hook.) O'Brien, Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 36: 188 (1904).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Gloriosa simplex L., Mant. Pl. 1: 62 (1767).
Family: Colchicaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Methonica grandiflora Hook., Bot. Mag. 86: t. 5216 (1860).

Gloriosa virescens var. grandiflora (Hook.) Baker, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 17: 458 (1879).

Gloriosa superba f. grandiflora (Hook.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 316 (1898).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts