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This species is accepted, and its native range is Eritrea to Ethiopia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Eritrea, Ethiopia

Kniphofia schimperi Baker appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 2009 Pichi Sermolli, R.E.G. [6717], Ethiopia K000501334
Jan 1, 1990 Schimper [1200], Ethiopia K000256152 holotype
Jan 1, 1990 Schimper [1200], Ethiopia K000256153 holotype
Ash [1020], Ethiopia 37439.000
Edwards [3670], Eritrea K000256212 Unknown type material

First published in J. Bot. 12: 4 (1874)

Accepted by

  • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Whitehouse, C. (2016). Kniphofia; The complete guide: 1-440. Royal Horticultural Society.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0