Gloriosa superba L.

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Records of this taxon from Zambia are shown in the table below. Cases where the taxon is native, naturalised, possibly planted or definitely planted are all listed.

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Record number No of images Record date Recorder(s) Coll. Det. Conf. Herbaria Habitat Location Loc code(s) Outing code Planted code Country QDS Grid ref. FZ Div Admin prov Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
62814107 Nov 2014MG Bingham
0Zambia 0Sprouting from tips of both arms of tuber. 0
62810129 Jan 2014MG Bingham
Kafue District, Chipongwe Cave, Lusaka SSW 28km 0Zambia1528C1 CLk1100-15.66666728.2166674
62809112 Dec 2010MG Bingham
Ikelenge District, Kamukanda. 0Zambia1124A4 WNw1414-11.29194424.3636114
62811123 Jan 2010MG Bingham
Protea Hill Farm, Lusaka 1492Zambia1528A4 CLk1300-15.47166628.3850005
62812218 Dec 2009MG Bingham
Floodplain Mwinilunga District, Kabompo River at Ntambu. 0Zambia1225A1 WNw1338-12.01333325.1580566
22616125 May 2008H Pickering
Riverine scrubRiverside drive about 300m before ZAWA gate1200Zambia1725D4 LL773225SS8900
22615126 Jan 2008H Pickering
Riverine scrubSouth of Livingstone: take the road past Batoka Sky (Sichinga road on 1974 map) to the T junction, turn right, on right hand side about half way to ZAWA gate.1200Zambia1725D4 LL773225SS8900
21598025 Apr 2005MA Hyde
BT Wursten
Edge of riverine forest Island 2, Katombora16
0Zambia1725C4 LL297270SS9100
62808114 Jan 2001MG Bingham
Serenje District, Kundalila Falls. 1210Zambia1330B1 CC1650-13.16666730.7000004
628151 Mar 1996MG Bingham
Lusaka East 0Zambia1528A4 CLk00
82405005 Mar 1995NB Zimba
NB Zimba
DK Harder

WoodlandKasempa District; 13.2 km W of Kalombe Primary School in Chief Kasempa's Area; 35 km from Kasempa along the road to Ndenda National Forest. 0Zambia1325B3 WNw1230Small shrub; rare; in woodland; to 0.5 m; stem and leaves green, smooth; flower red; superior ovary green.-13.39250025.5541675
82403011 Feb 1995DK Harder
DK Harder
DK Harder

Collections along Kifubwa River in forest and on shallow soils in woodland. Kifubwa (Chifubwa) Gorge National Monument. Ca. 4.6 km along Kyalalankuba Rd. south of Solwezi and ca. 2 km S of entrance to Solwezi Teacher Training College. National Heritage Site. 0Zambia1226A2 WNw1230Frequent; along streamside; weakly climbing via leaf tendrils; tepals orange, edged in yellow; filaments yellow-orange; immature fruit green.-12.21972226.3985565
82402029 Jan 1995DK Harder
DK Harder
DK Harder

Collections from degraded and grazed miombo woodland with macrotermes mounds. Lusaka District; Jellis Farm; ca. 1.5 km from main gate towards houses.1450Zambia1528A4 CLk1380Occasional climber to 1.5 m; from white fleshy root; tepals bright red with yellow medially, green to deep red at base; filaments green; anthers yellow inside.-15.49138928.4441675
82401025 Jan 1995DK Harder
DK Harder
DK Harder

Collection near YWAM Camp. Lusaka District; Yielding Tree Farm; ca. 12 km W of intersection of Lumumba and Mungwi Roads; on Mungwi Road and ca. 1 km N of access road. 0Zambia1528A3 CLk1200Rare; in disturbed area, scrambling herb to 1.5 m; tepals with light green/yellow fringes; deep maroon-red medially; anthers bright yellow/orange turning orange. Tuber fleshy, bright white.-15.36555628.1616675
82399004 Jan 1995MG Bingham
MG Bingham
MG Bingham
Grasmere Farm, Lusaka W. 35 km. 0Zambia1527B4 CLk1150-15.35000027.9666675
82400004 Jan 1995MG Bingham
MG Bingham
MG Bingham
Grasmere Farm, Lusaka W. 35 km. 0Zambia1527B4 CLk1150-15.35000027.9666675
82404024 Jan 1994PP Smith
PP Smith
PP Smith
Combretum-Terminalia wooded grasslandNorth Luangwa National Park.910Zambia1132C1 NMc750Erect herb (20 cm), flowering (red).-11.73333332.1500005
63754010 Jan 1964EA Robinson
EA Robinson
R 6190
Peat bogChakwenga Headwaters area1710Zambia1529A2 CLk1075From E.A.Robinson's collection written by Bob Drummond-15.15210029.3537004

Total records found: 18

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Records of: Gloriosa superba., retrieved 27 July 2021

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